New Trial Date In Holly Case

Posted: May 10, 2014 at 1:30 a.m.

STAFF PHOTO Tracy Neal Benton County Sheriff’s Office deputies put Zachary Holly into a patrol car to return to the Benton County Jail after a court appearance Friday morning in Bentonville.

BENTONVILLE -- Zachary Holly's murder trial may conclude near the second anniversary of 6-year-old Jersey Bridgeman's death.

At A Glance

Sentencing Options

Zachary Holly will be sentenced to life imprisonment without parole or the death penalty if he is convicted of capital murder. Prosecutors are seeking 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 of five to 20 years.

Source: Staff Report

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