Network News

X My Profile
View More Activity

Accused Va. killer pleads not guilty

A trial date has been set for a Louisa County woman charged with killing her boyfriend.

Sixty-one-year-old Ulisa M. Chavers pleaded not guilty Monday to first-degree murder and 10 counts of embezzlement. A jury trial is scheduled to start Dec. 15.

The body of Reginald Cody Bowles was found in a well on his property in Louisa in March 2009, more than two years after he disappeared. A cause of death hasn't been determined.

Chavers had pleaded guilty in October 2009 to illegally disposing of a body, credit card fraud, identity theft and possession of a sawed-off rifle. Prosecutors said she collected Bowles' Social Security checks after he disappeared.

She was sentenced to five years in prison on those charges.

-- Richmond Times-Dispatch

By Washington Post Editors  |  August 16, 2010; 4:48 PM ET
Categories:  From the Courthouse , Homicide , Updates , Virginia  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz   Previous: Plea for help in slayings investigation
Next: Gun under baby in stroller: Police

No comments have been posted to this entry.

Post a Comment

We encourage users to analyze, comment on and even challenge's articles, blogs, reviews and multimedia features.

User reviews and comments that include profanity or personal attacks or other inappropriate comments or material will be removed from the site. Additionally, entries that are unsigned or contain "signatures" by someone other than the actual author will be removed. Finally, we will take steps to block users who violate any of our posting standards, terms of use or privacy policies or any other policies governing this site. Please review the full rules governing commentaries and discussions.

characters remaining

RSS Feed
Subscribe to The Post

© 2010 The Washington Post Company