From left: FBI agents escort Jesse Matthew into the custody of the Charlottesville Police Department September 26, 2014 in Charlottesville, Virginia.
Handout—Getty Images
October 20, 2014 4:17 PM EDT

The suspect in Hannah Graham’s kidnapping will be charged with a 2005 sexual assault — a crime that has been linked by DNA to the slaying of yet another woman in Virginia. Jesse Matthew is charged with attempted capital murder and abduction in an indictment obtained by NBC Washington. Prosecutors have scheduled a 4:30 p.m. briefing to announce the charges.

Matthew, 32, was previously charged with abduction with the intent to defile in connection with the Sept. 13 disappearance of Graham, who was last seen in Charlottesville. Police are investigating whether human remains found over the weekend are those of the University of Virginia…

Read the rest of the story from our partners at NBC News

Contact us at editors@time.com.

Read More From TIME

Related Stories

EDIT POST