Four teenagers have been arraigned in the shocking gang rape case that has horrified the entire nation. The defendants, Manuel Ortega, 19, Cody Ray Smith, 15, Ari Abdallah Morales, 16 of and Marcelles James Peter, 17 filed into the Contra County Superior Court today wearing bulletproof vests. Smith was the only to plead not guilty, while the rest declined to enter a plea. Smith, Morales and Peter are all being charged with rape and sexual penetration with a foreign object. Prosecutors say...Read Full Story
Cody Ray Smith is a 15-year-old boy charged in the brutal gang rape of a Richmond, CA teenager outside a high school homecoming dance. Find more Cody Ray Smith news and information here.