Top Ten Most Wanted reward now stands at $2500 for information leading to arrest
Nashville, TN – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation today increased the reward for the remaining at large fugitive wanted for the murder of a Franklin County man in March 2013. Information leading to the arrest of David Gordon Jenkins now stands at $2,500.
Jenkins, 46, last known address 3554 Asbury Road, Manchester, is wanted by the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office and TBI for one count of first degree murder and one count of felony murder for the beating death of 26-year-old Corey Nathaniel Matthews.
Jenkins was put on the state’s Top Ten Most Wanted list on April 10th, 2013 and has not been located. Although some leads on his whereabouts have been from out-of-state, search efforts are now being concentrated in the Tennessee and Kentucky area.
Jenkins is described as a white male with brown hair and brown eyes. He is 5’10” and weighs approximately 185 lbs. He has numerous tattoos on his arms, left shoulder, chest (see photo), back and thighs, as well as numerous scars. Jenkins criminal history dates back to 1985 and includes assault, drug trafficking, resisting arrest, possession of stolen property, robbery, escape, writing bad checks, DUI and traffic violations.
Another subject wanted for the murder, Cody Keith Holmes, was also added to the state’s Top Ten list with Jenkins, but was located in Fort Walton, Florida on April 16th, 2013. He and the other two subjects, Todd Eugene Dalton and John Corey Lanier, have been charged in the murder are currently in the Franklin County Jail being held without bond. All four subjects are from Coffee County and have known affiliations with the Aryan Brotherhood and Aryan Nation.
Jenkins should be considered armed and dangerous and approached with extreme caution. Anyone with information on the whereabouts of David Gordon Jenkins is urged to call the TBI at 1.800.TBI.FIND (1.800.824.3463). There is a $2,500 reward for information leading to his arrest.