September 28th, 2011
GRAPHIC: (WARNING: Contains some graphic detail). 5/15/2017 - OKC, OK -- Authorities have released a recent search warrant (see bottom of this article) directly related to the 2011 murder and dismemberment of 19-year-old Carina Saunders. Readers will recall that Saunders' body was found in a duffel bag behind a Homeland grocery store in Bethany. More than five years later, investigators still have not identified her murderer. Almost since the day her body was found, the media has been forwarding rumors that Saunders' murder was somehow tied to human sex trafficking. Specifically, that Saunders' gruesome murder was an intentional act to send a warning to others within the trafficking ring to stay quiet and to do what they are told. Those rumors were bolstered by individuals who claimed that Saunders' murder was video recorded on a cell phone and that they have seen the video. That crime took place at a house that has since been demolished at 3500 S. Harvey...That girl told investigators she "witnessed Ruiz physically beat Carina Saunders and then tie her up. (WARNING: Contains some graphic detail).