Homicide Arrest

Release Date/Time: 6/11/2013 10:37 AM

Incident: Homicide Arrest

Date: Tuesday, 6/11/2013

Time: 10:37 AM

Location:222 Lincoln Ave.

Salinas Police Department detectives have identified and arrested the second suspect in the homicide which occurred on May 17th at Madeira and E. Alisal St. This incident claimed the life of 14 year old Ricardo Ruiz. Leslie Denise Rico (23) saw herself featured on Manhunt Monday yesterday and came to the Salinas Police Department and turned herself in. Rico was taken into custody and subsequently transported to the Monterey County Jail where she was booked on charges of homicide, gang enhancement and attempted carjacking.

Salinas Police are still attempting to locate Angela Zuniga (21) who is arrestable for this homicide. Zuniga is a King City resident known to frequent the Salinas area.

Anyone who may have information on the whereabouts of Angela Zuniga is encouraged to contact the Salinas Police Department Detective Gansen at 758-7137 or Detective Fairbanks at 758-7322 or to remain anonymous you can call  775-4222

Attached are the photographs of Leslie Rico who is in custody and Angela Zuniga who is wanted in connection to this homicide case.

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Release Authorized by: Officer Miguel Cabrera

Telephone: 758-7348