Jason Wayne Autry, 39, has become the second person to be charged in the 2011 murder/disappearance of teenager Holly Bobo, reports WMC Action News. Earlier in 2014, Zachary Adams was charged in relation to the murder/disappearance of Bobo. Adams also faces charges of coercion of a witness.
Here’s what we know so far:
1. Bobo Was Last Seen With Adams & Autrey
2nd person charged in Holly Bobo case, Jason Autry, Faces 1st degree murder & esp. aggravated kidnapping charges. pic.twitter.com/J3hQoEIawU
— Hayley Mason (@WSMVHayleyMason) April 29, 2014
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation say that Bobo was seen with both Zachary Adams and Jason Autrey after her disappearance, according The Tennessean.
Holly Bobo's body has not been recovered but the TBI remains hopeful her body can be found.
— Scott Couch (@Scott_Couch) April 29, 2014
The TBI director Mary Gwyn has confirmed that authorities still do not know where Bobo’s body is.
2. He’s in Prison Already
— Eli Ross (@local24eli) April 29, 2014
According to the Jackson Sun, Autry is serving a three-year sentence at the Riverbend maximum security prison in Nashville. He’s serving time for an unrelated assault charge.
3. Autrey is Facing Murder Charges
Autrey is charged with kidnapping and first-degree felony murder. He will appear in court on April 30.
4. In 2008, Autry Escaped From Prison
In 2008, Autry, who was in prison, charged with theft, escaped jail but was eventually recaptured. News Channel 5 reported at the time that Autry had a tattoo of the grim reaper on his arm. His charges then were for burglary and theft over $1,000 and less than $10,000.
5. He and Zach Adams Are Old Pals
Authorities are still seeking further people in relation to the case. WREG reporter Katie Rufener has tweeted that Zach Adams and Jason Autry are “long time friends.”