Gary Michael Hilton is being held without bond in the Leon County Jail for the December killing of Cheryl Dunlap.
A judge read Hilton his charges; They include First-degree murder, kidnapping, grand theft, and vehicle theft. When asked, Hilton indicated that he understood the charges against him. The judge also said that a lawyer would be appointed for Hilton.
Hilton was booked into the Leon County Jail yesterday afternoon after a SWAT team escorted him from a maximum security prison in Georgia. Hilton was sentenced to life in prison for the murder of Georgia hiker Meredith Emerson.