Shawn Adkins Wiki – Shawn Adkins Bio
Shawn Adkins, 35, was arrested and charged with murder. According to prison records, Adkins was admitted to Howard County Penitentiary on June 14. The Howard County Sheriff’s Office reports that the Nolan County District Attorney’s Office has issued an arrest warrant.
Adkins’ bail is set at $2 million.
There is currently no information on who is accused of killing.
Adkins is linked to a lawsuit from Colorado City that has been going on for more than a decade. When she was reported missing in December 2010, her boyfriend was Hailey Dunn’s mother, Billie Dunn.
Who was Hailey Dunn?
Hailey Dunn was a student at Colorado City Middle School. She was a cheerleader and played basketball and volleyball. She was described as a loving, caring, outgoing teenager.
She was only 13 when she disappeared. His death shook the Colorado City community.
Hailey Dunn Missing
The day after Christmas in 2010, Hailey told her mother she was going to her father’s house and planned to spend the night with a friend. It never came.
Court documents state that investigators believe Adkins was the last person to see Hailey.
Nearly three years later, Hailey’s remains were discovered in March 2013 by J.B. Found in Scurry County, near Thomas Lake. This is 25 miles north of where he first disappeared and on land owned by the Adkins family.
Adkins’ Link to the Case
Over the years, court documents have presented disturbing details about Hailey Dunn’s disappearance.
2011 court documents from Mitchell County show law enforcement investigating whether Hailey’s mother and Adkins had anything to do with Hailey’s disappearance.
According to an affidavit, investigators noticed numerous inconsistencies in statements made by Adkins and reported Adkins’ suspicious behavior around and around the date of Hailey’s disappearance.
Adkins was the only person named in the lawsuit. He was never officially seen as a suspect by the authorities.