Man charged with demise of cellmate in Albuquerque jail

According to the criminal complaint, Casiquito is said to have hit Lui on the legs “nagging” on Sunday. The next day, Casiquito returned from free time and motioned to hit Lui again when Lui hit Casiquito on the head. Lui then beat Casiquito repeatedly until the staff arrived and took Lui out of the cell.

Casiquito was pronounced dead by medical personnel in prison. According to detectives, Lui admitted to beating him.

Casiquito had been with the MDC for 10 months for armed robbery. Lui was on remand for grievously assaulting a household member with a lethal weapon and improper detention.

Lui made his first appearance in court on October 26th at 1:30 p.m.

Comments are closed.