Former Red Power Ranger Allegedly Murders Roommate with Sword

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LOS ANGELES-

A former Power Ranger has allegedly stabbed and killed his roommate with a sword during an argument at their home in southern California.

The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department has confirmed the stabbing, which occurred in Palmdale around 4 p.m.

Police say the incident began when Ricardo Medina, 34, and his roommate Joshua Sutter, also 34, got into a fight for unknown reasons.

According to KTLA, LASD Deputy Mike Barraza confirmed Medina was a former Power Ranger.He has credits for multiple projects related to the franchise on his Internet Movie Database page including the 2002-2003 TV show “Power Rangers Wild Force” and 2011’s “Power Rangers Samurai.”

During the fight, police say the actor ran to his bedroom with his girlfriend and then Sutter forced the door open. Medina allegedly then grabbed a sword he kept next to his bed and stabbed Sutter once in the abdomen.

According to the release, Medina called 9-1-1 and remained at the scene until police showed up.

He has been booked for murder at the Palmdale sheriff’s station and was held in lieu of $1 million bail.