Hilton Facing Death Penalty In Florida
A Florida state attorney has filed official notice to seek the death penalty against Gary Michael Hilton, who is also the prime suspect in the killings of Horse Shoe residents John and Irene Bryant.
Hilton, 61, was indicted in February on charges of first-degree murder, kidnapping and grand theft in the death of Cheryl Dunlap, 46, of Crawfordsville, Fla.
Dunlap was reported missing Dec. 1 and was found dead Dec. 15 in the Apalachicola National Forest, southwest of Tallahassee. Dunlap, a nurse, was decapitated.
State Attorney Willie Meggs has also filed a motion to bar public access to pret...