Family Of Pedro Ruiz, Killed In Cell At Cook County Jail, Sues Sheriff And Cellmate Christian Gonzalez“What happened to Pedro Ruiz in the Cook County Jail, while in Cook County’s custody, was not just easily preventable, was not just forseeable, but was absolutely disgraceful,” said Ruiz family attorney Nenye Uche.
Timeline: The Murder Of Cook County Jail Inmate Pedro Ruiz
Christian Gonzalez Charged With Murder In Death Of Cook County Jail Cellmate Pedro Ruiz, A Rival Gang MemberChristian Gonzalez, who was being held in the jail on attempted murder charges, has been charged with first-degree murder, days after his cellmate, 19-year-old Pedro Ruiz, was found bleeding and unresponsive in his cell early Saturday morning.
Teen Accused Of Fatally Stabbing Classmate Acted In Self-Defense: AttorneyChristian Gonzalez was ordered held without bond Saturday when he appeared on a charge of first-degree murder. He allegedly killed a fellow student and injured another with a knife.
Student Charged With Murder In Stabbing Of Fellow ClassmateA 17-year-old classmate has been charged with first degree murder in the stabbing death of a fellow student at a South Side school.
7 Arrested In $22M Marijuana BustSeven people have been arrested in a $22 million drug bust, a case federal officials said is the largest single seizure ever of marijuana in the Chicago area.