Women held in abduction of Tennessee sisters indicted - WRCBtv.com | Chattanooga News, Weather & Sports

Women held in abduction of Tennessee sisters indicted

Adam Mayes and kidnapping victims Adam Mayes and kidnapping victims

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - A prosecutor says the wife and mother of a Mississippi man accused of a Tennessee murder-kidnapping case have been indicted.

District Attorney Mike Dunavant said Wednesday that the Hardeman County grand jury met Monday in the case of Teresa Mayes and Mary Frances Mayes. Dunavant said details of the indictments, including the formal charges, will not be released until a Thursday arraignment in Bolivar.

Teresa Mayes is the widow and Mary Mayes is the mother of Adam Mayes, who authorities said killed Jo Ann Bain and her 14-year-old daughter before kidnapping Bain's two other girls and taking them to Guntown, Miss.

An intense search for Adam Mayes in the north Mississippi woods ended May 10 when he fatally shot himself. The girls, ages 12 and 8, were rescued.

Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

  • NewsMore>>

  • New details in Lookout Valley triple homicide

    New details in Lookout Valley triple homicide

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 8:01 PM EDT2014-04-24 00:01:06 GMT
    The Hamilton County Medical Examiner's Office has released 'some' findings that shed more light on how three men were killed April 9th in Lookout Valley.   This is a case that's rocked the community and Hamilton County detectives are 'still' searching for at least one more suspect.More
    The Hamilton County Medical Examiner's Office has released 'some' findings that shed more light on how three men were killed April 9th in Lookout Valley.   This is a case that's rocked the community and Hamilton County detectives are 'still' searching for at least one more suspect. More
  • Crime Stoppers: Man Sought for Hwy 58 Bank Robbery

    Crime Stoppers: Man Sought for Hwy 58 Bank Robbery

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 7:36 PM EDT2014-04-23 23:36:52 GMT

    Now, two weeks since a Highway 58 bank robbery and police have no leads. We have new details about the incident and reward cash at the ready. Have a good look at the pictures to see if you can help out and get paid.

    More

    Now, two weeks since a Highway 58 bank robbery and police have no leads. We have new details about the incident and reward cash at the ready. Have a good look at the pictures to see if you can help out and get paid.


    More
  • Rhea County questions how to spend million dollar surplus

    Rhea County questions how to spend million dollar surplus

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 7:28 PM EDT2014-04-23 23:28:00 GMT
    While most school systems are scraping to find money for school improvements, Rhea County recently came into an extra million bucks.More
    While most school systems are scraping to find money for school improvements, Rhea County recently came into an extra million bucks.More
Powered by WorldNow
Can't find what you're looking for?

WRCB-TV
900 Whitehall Road
Chattanooga, TN 37405
(423) 267-5412

WRCB Jobs EEO | FCC Public Files

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WRCB. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.