JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Second Judicial District Prosecuting Attorney Scott Ellington has released a statement concerning the murder investigation of Jessica Williams.
Released Wednesday, the statement partly relates to Christopher Sowell, who was initially believed to have murdered the 11 year old from Gosnell.
The case against Sowell was dropped in an order of Nolle Prosse filed on Feb. 12.
Ellington cites scientific evidence as the reason for the result of the case against Sowell saying in part:
Ellington also said the murder investigation is ongoing and investigators are "seeking full justice for Jessica's family and our community."