DECATURVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The brother of a man charged with kidnapping and killing a Tennessee woman has pleaded not guilty to raping her.
According to media reports, 26-year-old John Dylan Adams entered the plea on Wednesday in a Decatur County court. His bond was set at $25,000.
Earlier this month, a grand jury indicted him on two counts of rape in the case of 20-year-old Holly Bobo. Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation said Adams admitted involvement in the rape of Bobo on April 13, 2011, the day she went missing from her family's home in Darden.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Nashville man has been charged with pulling off what police considered an explosive — and not terribly funny — prank outside a movie theater.
The Tennessean reported (http://tnne.ws/1rqe9Rl ) that officers arrested 35-year-old Sean M. Pounds after he spread a chemical compound on the ground outside the theater Monday night. Officers say the compound made a loud popping sound when people walked over it.
TULLAHOMA, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee man seeking a new trial after pleading guilty to killing a nursing student will get a hearing before a judge.
Franklin Circuit Judge Thomas Smith set a Nov. 21 hearing for Donnie Jones of Tullahoma. Jones is seeking to back out of his Feb. 4, 2013 plea in the death of 24-year-old Megan Sharpton. Her partially-burned body was discovered on the morning of July 2, 2012, near Tims Ford Lake in Franklin County.