On Monday, Danville Police announced Lindsey Mae Johnson and Nicasio Antonio Guzman of Chapel Hill, N.C., were charged with second-degree murder. According to the department’s statement, Johnson is Adkins' granddaughter and Guzman is Johnson’s boyfriend. Danville Police Department said investigators "do not believe this to be a random act nor are any further suspects being sought."
Both Johnson and Guzman are being held at the Danville City Jail without bond.
WSET-TV, citing warrants, reports Adkins was found with her "hands tied behind her back, feet tied together and the bounds were connected in between." Adkins' head was reportedly wrapped in a plastic bag and there was blood coming from her head.
According to WFXR-TV, Johnson and Guzman reportedly told officers they found Adkins’ body inside her home, and the last time they had seen her was Oct. 4. A video allegedly shows Johnson and Guzman’s car in front of Adkins’ house just after midnight on Sunday and was there for approximately four hours. Johnson was reportedly heard knocking on the door and saying, "It’s Lindsey and Nico. It’s me, your granddaughter," WFXR reports.