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Grandson of Carrie Gentry indicted for capital murder

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SHELBY COUNTY - AL -

The grandson of Carrie Elaine Gentry has been indicted for capital murder.  

Daniel Scott Gentry was indicted for capital murder Thursday June 14, 2012.  A Shelby County grand jury returned an indictment ordering the arrest of 24 year old Daniel Scott Gentry from Chelsea.  

Gentry has been in the Shelby County Jail on an unrelated charge of probation violation since April 29th 2012.  The indictment was executed this morning.  He remains in the Shelby County Jail without bond.

Carrie Elaine Gentry was reported missing on March 29th, 2012.  Her vehicle was located on April 10th  submerged in an abandoned quarry in Leeds.  Ms. Gentry's body was discovered inside the vehicle.  An autopsy revealed that her death was neither natural nor accidental. 

A news conference will be held today at 2:00 p.m. at the Shelby County Sheriff's Office training center.