Welcome

Thank you for visiting paducahsun.com, the online home of The Paducah Sun.

Calendar
June 2012
S M T W T F S
27 28 29 30 31 01 02

Click here to submit an event.

Woman testifies she saw missing woman on video

LEXINGTON, Tenn. - A woman has testified that she saw a missing Tennessee nursing student tied up and crying on a video.

The Jackson Sun reports testimony on Tuesday came during a preliminary hearing for Jeffrey Kurt Pearcy, who is charged with tampering with evidence and accessory after the fact in the Holly Bobo case. The charges concern an alleged video of Bobo after she was abducted in 2011.

The judge ruled that there was enough evidence for a grand jury to weigh charges against Pearcy after testimony from Sandra King, who said Pearcy showed her the video in May. Prosecutors allege he and his brother, Mark Pearcy, have knowledge about the video but haven't turned it over to detectives.

Jeffrey Pearcy and his attorney, Olin Baker, have maintained that there is no video and that Pearcy is innocent.

Mark Pearcy has a preliminary hearing set for next month.

Two other men, Zachary Adams and Jason Autry, have pleaded not guilty to kidnapping and murder charges.

During the hearing, King said she has known Pearcy for 19 years and she allowed him to live with her from March through May of this year so his sons could finish school.

She said it was during that time that he showed her a video of a woman tied up with her hands over her head.

"It looked like Holly Bobo," she said. "It was a shock to see it."

She said she watched 30 to 45 seconds of the video before asking Pearcy to turn it off, and waited a couple of weeks before going to police because she wasn't sure she wanted to get involved.

TBI special agent Brent Booth testified that he has Mark Pearcy's phone but doesn't yet have the code from Apple to access it.

Comments made about this article - 0 Total

Comment on this article

Your comment has been submitted for approval
captcha 3b7fa8999da14e91954004dc3490b3a3
Top Classifieds
  • Free House Kittens, Pampered270-816-4 ... Details
  • Cocker Spaniel Pup - AKC (270)476-258 ... Details
  • Cash for farms & gold (270)339-8 ... Details
  • KENMORE GAS kitchen stove $100/OBO ... Details
  • Hummel Figurines & Plates, Carniv ... Details
  • PILLOW TOPmattress sets NEW in plasti ... Details
  • RUNNING, fixable, junk vehicles, equi ... Details
  • Huge Genuine Dark Brown Leather Secti ... Details
  • 4010 Maxon Rd. 1.33 Acres, 4 BD. 3.5 ... Details
  • SEEING is believing! Don't buy p ... Details
  • 185 AC. ESTATE Rolling hills, l ... Details
  • 2000 Dutchman 20 ft Pop-up Camper. Ve ... Details
  • 2011 Harley Davidson Ultra Classic Tr ... Details
This Week In Photos
Most Popular
  1. Purchase memos
  2. Golf tourney raises over $83,000
  3. Paducah Puma win state
  1. PPS rejects school board's attempt to switch to other electric provider
  2. Woman wanted for credit fraud
  3. New Eggners Ferry Bridge stays on target for completion in 2016
  1. Purchase memos
  2. Golf tourney raises over $83,000
  3. Paducah Puma win state
Discussion

Check out these recently discussed stories and voice your opinion...