What Happened To Ruiz Stone From Camden Arkansas? Where Is Allen Wooten Today?

Arkansas woman Ruiz Stone was beaten to death by her co-worker Allen Wooten. ( Source : Thecinemaholic )

Ruiz Stone from Camden, Arkansas was violently beaten to death by her co-worker Allen James Wooten in 2003. 

Ruiz was a 47 years old wife and mother who was an employee at the Camden Coca-Cola factory. On June 23, 2003, she did not return home from work which distressed her family. 

Later when police began investigating her sudden vanish, her body was found dumped beneath the debris at some other location in Camden. 

As the investigation began, a shocking truth was uncovered that shattered the Stone family. The murder story was featured in season 5 of Discovery's Murder in the Heartland in the episode An Affair with Murder. 


What Happened To Ruiz Stone From Camden Arkansas?

Ruiz had a quite content life with her husband and children in Camden, Arkansas but who knew that the worst nightmare was awaiting her. 

Stone worked in a bottling factory in her hometown until one evening when she mysteriously disappeared. Her husband went to the nearby police station to inform report her missing case.

Ruiz Stone was a loving person who was lived with her husband and family in Camden.
Ruiz Stone was a loving person who was lived with her husband and family in Camden. ( Source : Thecinemaholic )

After a few days, locals found her van near Woodland in Camden. It was not the case of robbery as her wallets and other belongings were still with her. The victim was kicked and beaten brutally on the throat, head, and back. 

Wooten had used a pipe and continuously beat her till death. Then he loaded the dead body into a pickup truck and dumped it somewhere in Camden. 

Ruiz Stone Affair With Allen Wooten

Allen Jason Wooten testified that he was having an extra-marital affair with Stone and they had an argument on the day of the murder. 

It did not take long for the cops to find that Wooten had killed her. He confessed his crime and his confession was recorded.

Wooten asserted that they had been dating for over a year before the murder. Their affair was even confirmed by some of their co-workers.

The killer at first admitted to the affair only and denied having been involved in her disappearance. But after he failed the polygraph test, he confessed that he had planned the murder of Ruiz. 

Allen Wooten confessed that he had killed Ruiz after she allegedly threatened his family.
Allen Wooten confessed that he had killed Ruiz after she allegedly threatened his family. ( Source : Wp )

At first, he made it sound like it was just a reaction to the alleged threats Ruiz was giving to his family. However, looking at the severity of the murder, the jury did not consider his assessment.

Allen was convicted of violent first-degree murder and sentenced to 40 years of imprisonment. He was sentenced to a further six years in prison for abusing the victim's body. 

Was Ruiz Stone Pregnant?

Allen admitted that he had sexual affairs with Ruiz and she might be pregnant. 

Wooten further acclaimed that Stone was threatening his wife and children. The two were involved in an intimate relationship despite being married.

As per Allen's statement, later when he changed his mind and was about to end things, the woman started to threaten him and his family. When they met at the factory, Stone had informed him that she might be pregnant. 

However, no official reports have confirmed her pregnancy. She already had a son and a daughter with her husband James Stone. 

 



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