Murder, kidnapping charges filed against Davis

Posted: December 6, 2012 at 2:40 p.m.

Prosecutors filed formal murder and kidnapping charges Wednesday against a Bentonville man in connection with his wife’s death. Perry Dennis Davis Jr. is charged with capital murder and kidnapping, a Class Y felony. Davis, 49, is accused of killing his 44-year-old wife, Kelly Davis. Police believe Perry Davis shot himself after shooting his wife. Police were called to the couple’s home at 804 S.W. Ouachita Drive in Bentonville at 5:21 p.m. Aug. 19 in connection with a domestic disturbance.

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