One Arrested After Stabbing at Indio Grocery Store

One Arrested After Stabbing at Indio Grocery Store


Indio, CA

Indio Police Department officers responded to a stabbing just before 10:30 PM on May 31st at Food 4 Less in Indio.

A security guard noticed a homeless man who was intoxicated. He approached the man and asked him to leave the property, escalating into a verbal altercation. 

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The brother of the security guard stepped in to break up the argument. During that time, the homeless man armed himself and stabbed the security guard and cut the brother. 

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The security guard was treated at the hospital and the brother was treated at the scene with non-life threatening injuries.

Police have arrested Rodney Falcon and charged him with two counts of assault with a deadly weapon.