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Four indicted in connection to missing Simmesport woman

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Asa Bentley Asa Bentley
Donnie Edwards Donnie Edwards
Chadwick McGhee Chadwick McGhee
Willie Price Willie Price
Jessica Guillot Jessica Guillot

MARKSVILLE, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - An Avoyelles Parish grand jury has indicted four men in the disappearance of a Simmesport woman.

Asa Bentley was indicted on charges of second degree murder, obstruction of justice and drug possession. 

Chadwick McGhee, Donnie Edwards, and Willie Price have all been indicted on charges of principal to second degree murder and obstruction of justice. 

They were arrested by the Avoyelles Parish Sheriff's Office following the disappearance of Jessica Guillot in October 2013. 

Avoyelles Parish District Attorney Charles Riddle brought the case before a grand jury in January and they returned the indictments.  

All four men remain in jail at this time. 

The sheriff's office is still actively investigating the case. 

If you have any information you are asked to contact them at (318) 253-4000.

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