Indian Rocks Beach, FL -- New information tonight in the case of missing police cadet Kelly Rothwell. Her ex-boyfriend and person of interest in her disappearance David Perry is now a free man once again after a short stint in jail.
Perry who is a former prison corrections officer was accused of defrauding the state of New York in a workman's compensation case.
Friday, his fraud trial ended in a hung jury. Perry was released from custody, and no new trial date has been set. Meanwhile, Rothwell has never been found.
Pinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri spoke exclusively with 10 News Friday night:
"Our detectives are aware of David Perry's release today. The sheriffs office will continue to follow leads on any new information regarding the disappearance of Kelly Rothwell."