The death of a man killed during an altercation between two men in Somerville on Wednesday morning was ruled a homicide, officials said Thursday.

Joel Williams, 48, died from gunshot wounds during an altercation at a home at 1041 Rockland Road where he was staying, according to Maine State Police spokesperson Shannon Moss.

The other man involved in the argument was Kyle Hunt, 31, of Jefferson. Hunt was taken to Maine General Hospital in Augusta after the altercation, but was released on Thursday.

Leela Stockley

Leela Stockley is an alumna of the University of Maine. She was raised in northern Maine, and loves her cat Wesley and staying active in the Maine outdoors.