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Holly’s Murder Trial Postponed

Posted: February 1, 2014 at 5 a.m.

Officers from the Benton County Sheriff's Office escort Zachary Holly into the Benton County Courthouse Annex in Bentonville for a hearing in Judge Brad Karren's courtroom on Friday January 31, 2014. Holly is charged with the November 2012 killing 6-year-old Jersey Bridgeman.
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Officers from the Benton County Sheriff's Office escort Zachary Holly into the Benton County Courthouse Annex in Bentonville for a hearing in Judge Brad Karren's courtroom on Friday January 31, 2014. Holly is charged with the November 2012 killing 6-year-old Jersey Bridgeman.

The murder trial for a Bentonville man has been postponed until July 29.

At A Glance

Possible Sentences

Zachary Holly of Bentonville could be sentenced to life imprisonment without parole or the death penalty if convicted of capital murder.

• Prosecutors will seek the death penalty.

• He faces from 10 to 40 years or life imprisonment if convicted of kidnapping.

• The punishment for rape is 25 to 40 years or life imprisonment if convicted.

• A conviction for residential burglary carries a prison sentence ranging from five to 20 years.

Source: Staff Report

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