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Man accused of killing charter student heads to trial

Man will stand trial for killing charter school student

READING, Pa. -  A man accused of killing a student from the I-Lead Charter school in Reading has been ordered to stand trial.

  A preliminary hearing was held Thursday for Jose Reyes Diaz.

  He is accused of killing 21-year-old Ramon Rosario Evangelista outside the A-Town Cafe near 10th and Elm streets last November.

  Reyes Diaz was captured in Rhode Island about a month later.

  Two other people were wounded in the shooting.


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