Juan-Carlos Cruz – Arrested.
Former Food Network chef, Juan-Carlos Cruz (Calorie Commando and Weighing In) has been arrested for allegedly trying to hire homeless people to commit murder.
According to the report, members of the Santa Monica homeless community claimed that Cruz had offered them money to kill a person.
The person Cruz is alleged to have plotted against is known, to the Santa Monica police, but they are not releasing names, yet. According to the police, Cruz was arrested Thursday. He will be formally accused on Monday.
Bail has been set at $5 million.