On this date, September 11, 1995, 9-year-old Jimmy Ryce, was abducted, raped and killed by Juan Carlos Chavez in Redland, Florida, United States. Chavez was executed by lethal injection in Florida on February 12, 2014.
We, the comrades of Unit 1012: The VFFDP, will make him one of The 82 murdered children of Unit 1012, where we will not forget him. Let us remember how he lived and not how he died. We will honor him every year on September 11 and 25.
Samuel James "Jimmy" Ryce (September 26, 1985 – September 11, 1995) was a child who was abducted, raped and killed by Juan Carlos Chavez in Redland, Florida, United States. On Wednesday, February 12, 2014, Chavez was executed at Florida State Prison in North Florida.