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Mario Careaga

Mario Careaga (Source: CBS4)

Man Sentenced To 15 Years In Prison For Heat Dancer’s Death

A man convicted in the death of a Miami Heat dancer will be sentenced on Monday. Last March, a jury found Mario Careaga guilty on two counts of DUI manslaughter in the 2010 death of Nancy Lopez-Ruiz.

05/05/2014

Juror Norman Sikes (Source: CBS4)

Juror In Heat Dancer DUI Manslaughter Trial Speaks Out

A juror in a DUI manslaughter trial of a Miami Heat dancer, never realized he’d become the focus in the wake of the high-profile case.

03/28/2014

Mario Careaga (Source: CBS4)

Judge Lets Verdict Stand In DUI Manslaughter Trial

A Broward County judge let a guilty verdict stand in the case of a Ft. Lauderdale businessman convicted of the death of a Miami Heat dancer.

03/27/2014

Mario Careaga (Source: CBS4)

Jury Finds Careaga Guilty In DUI Manslaughter Death Of Heat Dancer

A Broward County jury found Mario Careaga guilty of DUI manslaughter in the 2010 death of Miami Heat dancer Nancy Lopez-Ruiz.

03/26/2014

Mario Careaga (Source: CBS4)

Jury In Case Of DUI Manslaughter Death Of Heat Dancer To Continue Deliberations

A Broward County jury started deliberating Tuesday in the case of a man accused of DUI manslaughter for the death of Miami Heat dancer Nancy Lopez-Ruiz.

CBS Miami–03/25/2014

Mario Careaga (Source: CBS4)

Man Accused Of DUI Manslaughter Of Heat Dancer Testifies

The man accused of DUI manslaughter of a Miami Heat dancer took to the witness stand Monday.

CBS Miami–03/24/2014

Mario Careaga (Source: CBS4)

Trial Resumes In DUI Manslaughter Of Miami Heat Dancer

Testimony will resume Thursday in the trial of a man charged with DUI manslaughter in the death of a Miami Heat dancer.

03/20/2014

Mario Careaga (Source: CBS4)

Opening Statement Given In Heat Dancer DUI Manslaughter Trial

An opening statement was given and the first witness was on the stand Tuesday morning in the trial of a man charged with DUI manslaughter in the death of Miami Heat dancer Nancy Lopez-Ruiz.

03/18/2014

Miami Heat dancer for the 2010-2011 season Nancy Lopez-Ruiz of Plantation was killed in a motorcycle accident Friday evening, September 10, in Fort Lauderdale. (Source: David Alvarez/Miami Heat)

DUI Manslaughter Trial Begins In Heat Dancer’s Death

Jury selection got underway Monday in the DUI manslaughter of Mario Careaga who is charged in the death of Miami Heat dancer Nancy Lopez-Ruiz.

CBS Miami–03/17/2014

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Man Arrested In Heat Dancer’s Death Released On Bond

Forty-three-year-old Mario Careaga has been arrested and is facing two DUI manslaughter charges for his role in an accident that killed a Miami Heat dancer last year.

CBS4–03/18/2011