Charlottesville Police Chief Tim Longo said his team including DS Jim Mooney, now had ‘sufficient evidence of probable cause to charge UVA nursing assistant Matthew with ‘abduction with intent to defile’.
However, Matthew remains on the run and a new ‘wanted’ poster has been issued seeking help in tracking down the 32-year-old from Charlottesville, Virginia – the last man seen with Hannah.
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Witnesses later saw Matthew buying drinks for 18-year-old Hannah at the Tempo bar and the pair leaving together.
Chief Longo has said Matthew was the last person to see the 18-year-old student before she ‘vanished off the face of the earth’.
BREAKING NEWS: New arrest warrant for abduction with intent to defile issued for nursing assistant who was last person seen with missing UVA student Hannah Graham
Charlottesville, Virginia, Police Chief Tim Longo announced Tuesday evening there is warrant out for arrest of Jesse Matthew in Hannah Graham case
Matthew, 32, a nursing assistant, is facing felony abduction with intent to defile; he remains at large
Police said earlier Tuesday that they recovered clothing in a second search of Jesse Matthew's home
The 32-year-old nursing assistant was the last person seen with Graham, before she went missing in the early hours of September 13
Police would not elaborate on the importance of the clothing taken from the home, or say more about the second search
Yesterday, police issued a poster for Matthew who is wanted on two unrelated counts of reckless driving
By ASHLEY COLLMAN and NICK FAGGE IN CHARLOTTESVILLE, VIRGINIA
Daily Mail (UK)
PUBLISHED: 11:30 EST, 23 September 2014 | UPDATED: 19:23 EST, 23 September 2014