Last night, KBest News confirmed the arrest of Shawn Casey Adkins, 35, a person of interest In the 2010 disappearance of 13-year-old Hailey Dunn of Colorado City, TX. Dunn's remains were found in 2013 near Lake J.B. Thomas in Scurry County, approximately 30 miles from her home.
According to the Howard County Sheriff's Office, Adkins was arrested by the Texas Rangers on Monday and booked into the Howard County Jail in Big Spring on a warrant for murder. The warrant was issued out of the 32nd Judicial District Attorney's office located in Nolan County, TX.
The bail for Adkins is set at $2 million dollars.
Howard County Sheriff’s Office has advised that they will not be doing a release of information on the arrest of Adkins. Any release of information relating to the details of the charge will come from the 32nd Judicial Attorney's office located in Nolan County.
Our news partners at CBS7 confirmed with Lubbock DPS that Adkins’ arrest is in connection to Hailey Dunn.
KBest News will continue to keep you updated as more official information is released.