Juan Ignacio Blanco  


  MALE murderers

index by country

index by name   A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

  FEMALE murderers

index by country

index by name   A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z




Murderpedia has thousands of hours of work behind it. To keep creating new content, we kindly appreciate any donation you can give to help the Murderpedia project stay alive. We have many
plans and enthusiasm to keep expanding and making Murderpedia a better site, but we really
need your help for this. Thank you very much in advance.









Classification: Murderer
Characteristics: Drugs
Number of victims: 1
Date of murder: June 8, 1930
Date of birth: 1903
Victim profile: Charlie Fong
Method of murder: Stabbing with knife
LocationHumboldt County, Nevada, USA
Status: Executed by asphyxiation-gas in Nevada on September 4, 1931

Luis Ceja was executed at the Nevada State Prison in Carson City on September 4, 1931.

He was executed for the crime of murder, Ceja was convicted of killing Charlie Fong in Humboldt County in central Nevada on June 8, 1930.

Ceja was 28 years old at the time of his death and was a native of Mexico, his occupation was listed as pantryman. The death of Charlie Fong was traced to a dispute regarding narcotic traffic in Northern Nevada.

Both Ceja and Fong were heavy drug users, and Ceja claimed he killed Fong in self-defense, stabbing Fong after Fong pulled a gun. The killing took place near Golconda.



home last updates contact