By Miriam Raftery
Photo, left: shooting victim Julio Ricardo Monggiotti, from his Facebook page
Photo, right: Elaina Welch, from her Facebook page
January 17, 2015 (Lakeside) – The man fatally shot yesterday in a double homicide on the Barona reservation in Lakeside Friday has been identified as Julio Ricardo Monggiotti, 32. The identity of a child also found dead will not be released until after an autopsy scheduled later in the week, according to the Sheriff’s office.
Elaine Welch, 32, has been arrested for the killings.
According to his Facebook page, Monggiotti worked at Mr. Paintball USA , formerly served in the U.S. Army and was a student at San Diego State University. A graduate of Eastlake High School, he was originally from Chula Vista and later lived in San Diego.
He posted that he was “In search for Enlightenment. Big Soul. Big Dreams. Loving life.”