Jared Plunk bio

Freelance journalist Jared Plunk was allegedly about to reveal game-changing secrets about Elvis.

Incident Report

Emergency Services received a 911 call reporting a body at the Yoknapatawpha County Conference Center.

Yvonne Boyd bio

Yvonne knew Jared well and identified him to detectives at the scene.

Yvonne Boyd interview

The detectives spoke with Yvonne a few hours after she found Jared Plunk's bloody body.

Alison Plunk bio

Alison had been married to Jared for nearly two decades at the time of his death.

Alison Plunk interview

The detectives talked to Jared's wife at the YCCC on the morning he was found dead.

Max Snyder bio

Lifelong Elvis fan Max Snyder grew up in the King's hometown and later moved to Oxford.

Max Snyder interview

The detectives talked to the man who organized the conference where Jared was scheduled to speak.

Speaker killed

The Crime Beat reports: Keynote speaker slain on eve of Elvis conference

Crime scene evidence inventory

CSU submitted a preliminary inventory of evidence collected in the Jared Plunk homicide investigation.

Yvonne Boyd interview #2

The detectives asked Yvonne to come in for a few more questions.

Max Snyder interview #2

Max contacted the detectives to say he'd remembered additional information.

Kelly Bradley bio

Kelly is a senior at Ole Miss, studying music and accounting.

Kelly Bradley interview

The detectives asked Kelly about her relationship with the victim, Jared Plunk.

Sonya Davis bio

A longtime Elvis devotee, Sonya is a sought-after speaker at Elvis fan gatherings.

Sonya Davis interview

The detectives spoke with Sonya, who was replaced as keynote speaker on short notice.

Lindsey Snyder bio

Lindsey helped her second husband, Max, plan and finance the Elvis conference.

Lindsey Snyder interview

The detectives met with the conference co-organizer, Max Snyder's wife.

Joy Davis bio

Joy was Peter Davis' sister and a longtime Elvis fan and memorabilia collector.

Peter Davis bio

Peter's wife and his sister both allegedly suffered as a result of Jared Plunk's actions.

Peter Davis interview

The detectives spoke to Peter about his and his loved ones' interactions with Jared.

Carl Warren bio

Carl and his wife founded the Elvis Faithful for fellow admirers.

Carl Warren interview

The detectives talked to Carl about his interactions with Jared Plunk. 

Rose Marie Pearson bio

Rose is a lifelong Elvis fan and sometimes performs as an Elvis tribute artist.

Rose Marie Pearson interview

The detectives talked to conference attendee Rose about her plan to confront Jared Plunk.

Quentin Evans bio

Quentin's wife was a devoted Elvis fan until her dying day.

Quentin Evans interview

The detectives met with another one of the Elvis conference attendees.

Taylor Boyd bio

Taylor is a journalism professor and former business partner of Jared Plunk.

Taylor Boyd interview

The detectives met with Jared's former business partner about their acrimonious history.

Buzz Dakota interview

The detectives spoke to a man seen loitering during the conference.

Yvonne Boyd interview #3

The detectives asked Yvonne some questions that have come up since their last conversation.

Alison Plunk interview #2

The detectives asked Alison about new information uncovered since their last conversation.

Max Snyder interview #3

The detectives asked Max to answer some questions that have arisen since they last spoke.

Sonya Davis interview #2

The detectives followed up with Sonya on some new information since her last interview.

Peter Davis interview #2

The detectives asked Peter about some statements his wife made in her recent interview.

Rose Marie Pearson interview #2

The detectives asked Rose if she remembered anything more about the morning Jared was killed.

Carl Warren interview #2

The detectives asked Carl how the conference and the murder affected the Elvis Faithful.

Preliminary evidence analysis

The lab provided their preliminary findings on the evidence collected from the crime scene.

John Morrison interview

A local waiter contacted the YCSD about a dinner party Jared attended before the conference.

Coroner's Report

The coroner's office provided a preliminary report on the autopsy of Jared Plunk. Additional analyses are ongoing.

Boyd residence search

YCSD investigators searched the home at 1509 Smallwood Drive, belonging to Taylor and Yvonne Boyd.

Snyder residence search

YCSD investigators searched the home at 2216 Church Street, belonging to Max and Lindsey Snyder.

Lindsey Snyder interview #2

The detectives spoke to Mrs. Snyder again to follow up on what John Morrison said.

Buzz Dakota interview #2

The detectives tried to get more details about the people Buzz saw at the YCCC.

Davis residence search

YCSD investigators searched the home at 622 Lincoln Avenue, belonging to Peter and Sonya Davis.

Alibi Chart

Investigators summarized the alibis for persons of interest and whether those alibis could be corroborated.

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