• FEATURED:

    Kevin Jones' lawsuit brings 2nd man tried in Dirksmeyer case, Gary Dunn, to Russellville

    11:44 PM, Sep 14, 2012   |    comments
    • Share
    • Print
    • - A A A +
    • FILED UNDER
    • Nona Dirksmeyer
    • Gary Dunn
        
    Related Links
  • Trial scheduled in civil suit over Dirksmeyer case
  • Kevin Jones amends lawsuit; adds City of Russellville
  • Kevin Jones' civil suit moves forward
  • Kevin Jones' suit against officers gets trial date
  • THV Extra: Kevin Jones' life after acquittal
  • Russellville detective seeks dismissal of lawsuit
  • First suspect in Nona Dirksmeyer's murder sues
  • Gag order lifted in Gary Dunn case
  • Update: Gary Dunn released, no 3rd murder trial for now
  • Kevin Jones sues prosecutor over murder trial
  • 3rd Dunn trial set for Aug. 1
  • Dunn jurors speak out about 2nd mistrial
  • Legal expert weighs in on possibility of Gary Dunn conviction
  • Update: Judge declares mistrial in Gary Dunn trial
  • Update: Dunn murder trial begins
  • Update: 4 jurors selected in Dirksmeyer murder trial
  • Top Stories of 2010
  • Gary Dunn to face a second jury in murder trial
  • Mistrial: Recap of three day deliberation in Gary Dunn Murder Trial
  • Update: Mistrial in Gary Dunn murder case
  • Update: Jury in Dunn trial excused until Friday morning
  • Update: Defense rests in Gary Dunn murder trial
  • Wife: Suspect had been to Dirksmeyer apartment
  • Gary Dunn murder trial goes into 3rd week
  • DNA examiner testifies about Dirksmeyer evidence
  • Update: State Crime Lab scientist last witness called Thursday
  • Update: Boyfriend apologized for contaminating crime scene
  • Testimony in Dunn murder trial centers on DNA
  • Testimony continues in Gary Dunn murder trial
  • Update: Juror dismissed from Dunn trial, alternate brought in
  • Opening statements start in Gary Dunn murder trial
  • 12th juror picked in Dunn case
  • Update: Jury for Dirksmeyer murder trial nearly complete
  • Four jurors selected so far in Gary Dunn murder trial
  • Judge orders Gary Dunn's wife's address given to defense
  • Arkansas Tech Student Found Dead In Russellville
  • RUSSELLVILLE, Ark. (KTHV) - A murder case goes before a jury three times, and still, no one found guilty.

    You'll recall, Nona Dirksmeyer, an Arkansas Tech student, was stabbed and beaten to death in her Russellville apartment in 2005.

    A jury acquitted her former boyfriend Kevin Jones of the crime. After two mistrials, authorities let the second suspect, Gary Dunn, go. Dunn was Dirksmeyer's neighbor at the time of her death.

    Now, Jones says he wants justice for wrongful prosecution and he's going after it by suing the city, the former police chief, an officer, and Dunn.

    But when the questions in the deposition turned to the murder, "I am advising him to use his Fifth Amendment rights against self incrimination," says Dunn's attorney Jeff Rosenzweig.

    "He took the Fifth Amendment, and we anticipated that but we needed to get it on record," says Chuck Gibson. So Jones' attorney, Chuck Gibson, issued yet another subpoena right away, for another deposition in November.

    But according to Dunn's attorney, Jeff Rosenzweig, the lawsuit is unnecessary.

    "The theory of the case they are presenting is silly," Rosenzweig says.

    An attorney representing the others named in this suit, declined to comment.

    Twitter: @LaurenA_Scott

    Most Watched Videos