Collinwood Man Charged in Rape/Murder of Wilson Grad
John Arlie Rich has been arrested in Wayne County, Tennessee, after a grand jury indicted him in the death of 25 year old Wilson High graduate Brentlyn Victoria Hunt. The 46 year old Collinwood man was charged with Second Degree Murder (the equivalent of Felony Murder in Alabama) and two counts of Rape.
Hunt, who was residing in Iron City at the time of her death, was found in Rich's Wayne Street home on February 1st under "suspicious circumstances." Rich has at least one previous arrest for the manufacture of methamphetamine in 2011 in Wayne County. He's currently being held in the Wayne County Jail with bond set at 500K.