BRAWLEY — A 40-year-old El Centro man on Monday was ordered to stand trial for his alleged role in the Dec. 21, 2018, fatal shooting of a 39-year-old Holtville man in Holtville.

The decision to hold Adrian Alvarado Lopez over for trial came during a preliminary examination at the county Superior Court where a witness to the alleged shooting testified.

Staff Writer Julio Morales can be reached at or 760-337-3415.

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