Article Photos: Two defendants in the Carina Saunders homicide case make appearances in Oklahoma County District Court. 7/18

Luis E. Ruiz is met by his mother and father Monday afternoon, Feb. 25, 2013, as he walks through the front doors of the Oklahoma County jail after District Attorney David Prater  dropped murder charges against Ruiz and another subject charged in the October 2011 dismemberment slaying of Carina Saunders. Before he was released, Ruiz' attorney had to take care of an outstanding  municipal traffic ticket for Ruiz.   Feb. 23, 2013.  Photo by Jim Beckel, The Oklahoman <strong>Jim Beckel - THE OKLAHOMAN</strong>