Murder charge in Franklin County dismissed against Martinsville man

Murder charge in Franklin County dismissed against Martinsville man

“The security alarm [at Kirby’s house] went off at 10 that night, and it showed Finney leaving around the same time.” Cooley said Finney took Kirby’s vehicle back to Martinsville. Although an autopsy proved Kirby had been strangled to death, Cooley said there was no forensic evidence, “no blood-nothing to show-who caused the death.