Note the "Filthy Few" patch on his cut, learn these patches brothers, they could save your life. These guys are the more violent of the Hells Angels. The patches on their cuts are not handed out to just anyone, they are earned and each one means a specific thing. I worked UC in the biker world during my younger and dumber days, these guys live in their own world and if you don`t understand the basics of the rules they live by, you will come up short everytime. Outstanding work by the LE that tracked him down, truth be known, he was running from his own as well as LE. A patched brother doesn`t kill another patched brother without the "knod" from above. Especially at the funeral of a chapter president. That comes from way up the ladder. Might be alittle more to the story.Good to know...I'll say it I would have never know it.
Here is the full article from the AP:
Steve Ruiz surrendered Saturday evening after San Jose police surrounded his motel in Fremont
SAN FRANCISCO — Police have arrested a Hells Angel gang member several months after he was suspected of fatally shooting a fellow member at a funeral for the regional leader of the motorcycle gang.
Steve Ruiz surrendered Saturday evening after San Jose police surrounded his motel in Fremont, police Sgt. Jason Dwyer said Sunday.
Ruiz, 38, had been the subject of a widespread manhunt since Steve Tausan was shot and killed during memorial services for Jeffrey "Jethro" Pettigrew on Oct. 15. Police believe that Ruiz shot Tausan when a fight broke out at the San Jose funeral, which was monitored by police...
...Tausan, 52, was one of 4,000 people attending services for Pettigrew, the president of the Hells Angels' San Jose chapter. Pettigrew was slain during a brawl with a rival biker gang in a Nevada casino on Sept. 23.
A week after Tausan was killed, police stormed a house in Stockton but came up empty. Investigators also said in December that they had "credible evidence" that Ruiz, a former San Jose resident, had been seen in the city....