GAINESVILLE (CBSMiami) – The South Florida teen accused of killing his friend in Gainesville has been indicted.
A Grand Jury in Gainesville indicted Pedro Bravo on Monday for kidnapping and first degree murder of University of Florida freshman Christian Aguilar.READ MORE: New Travel Restrictions In Place, Dow Drops 905 Points Over New COVID Variant Concerns
Bravo and Aguilar were last seen together walking into a Best Buy on Thursday, September 20th. Aguilar disappeared that night.READ MORE: Black Friday Shoppers Out Early Hoping To Score Deals
The following Saturday, Bravo, 18, was named a person of interest in the case.
Police said he told them he beat up Christian and then left him in a parking lot.
On Friday, September 28th, police charged Bravo with Aguilar’s murder.MORE NEWS: Cold Fronts Bring More Than Just Cool Dry Air To South Florida
Police and volunteers are still searching sections of Gainesville for clues which will lead them to Aguilar’s body.