Police Chief Tim Longo urged the community to stay focused on the search for Hannah Graham. Photo: Facebook

After arrest, police double down on search for Hannah Graham

Although Jesse “L.J.” Matthew has been in police custody since his arrest on Wednesday on a beach in Galveston, Texas, he hasn’t given police any new information to help them locate the woman he’s accused of abducting, said Charlottesville Police Chief Tim Longo at an afternoon press conference on Thursday. “He invoked his right to […]

Charlottesville Police Chief Timothy Longo holds up a new poster announcing a reward for information leading to Hannah Graham at a press conference Wednesday night.

UPDATED: Jesse Matthew arrested in Galveston TX, extradition begun

UPDATE, noon Thursday, September 25: An employee of the Galveston Sheriff’s Office confirmed this morning that Jesse Matthew was apprehended there after someone spotted him and called in a suspicious person report. Texas news website Click2Houston has reported that Matthew was camping on a beach on the Bolivar Peninsula when an observer reported him to authorities. A […]