Rudolph Zurick



Age: 40


Summary: jail guard who had not been charged in the December 15, 2007 break from the Union County jail and had been cooperating with the investigators after being named in a thank-you note left by two inmates when they apparently chiseled their way out of their cells, who was scheduled to be interviewed on January 2 about the jailbreak of inmates 32-year-old Otis Blunt and 20-year-old Jose Espinosa, both of whom remained at large.



Cause of Death: Suicide by self-inflicted gunshot wound


Born: April 3, 1967


Died: January 2, 2008


Location: Newark, New Jersey