Troy Driver Wiki – Troy Driver Biography
Troy Driver, who is also facing charges of kidnapping, robbery, larceny, and destruction of evidence is currently being held in the Lyon County Jail in Nevada, according to police.
The man who allegedly kidnapped missing 18-year-old Naomi Irion has now been charged with murder after her body was found, according to Nevada authorities.
Age of Troy Driver
Troy Driver is 41-years-old.
Irion’s Family & Siblings
Irion’s sibling, Tamara Cartwright, has also spoken out, initially pleading with the public to come forward with any information.
“This is life or death for my sister. This is life or death for a beautiful, funny, amazing sister, daughter, and friend,” she said before her sister’s discovery.
Charged & Arrested
On Friday, Troy Driver was charged with the crime after Irion’s body was located earlier in the week, the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office said in a statement. She had been missing for weeks.
In addition to the murder charge, Driver, 41, who had previously been charged with kidnapping, now also faces charges of robbery, larceny, and destruction of evidence, according to authorities.
The driver currently remains in the Lyon County Jail in Nevada, according to the statement from the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office. The investigation is still ongoing.
The search for Irion’s body came to an end Tuesday after authorities found his body in a “remote” area of Churchill County.
The driver was previously arrested in connection with Irion’s kidnapping. The Lyon County Sheriff’s Office detained him on kidnapping charges and also said they seized his truck.
At an earlier press conference, Irion’s mother, Diana, said her daughter’s kidnapping was “the most horrible thing that could happen to a family… to a mother,” KOLO-TV reported.
Authorities from the Churchill County Sheriff’s Office and Lyon County Sheriff’s Office detectives responded to a tip that led them to a possible grave, the police departments announced in a joint statement on Facebook.
The tip was then passed on to the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office Forensic Investigative Services team, who responded to the scene for processing. There, a woman’s body was recovered and transported to the medical examiner’s office where it was confirmed to be Irion’s remains.
Irion Last Seen
Irion was last seen in the Fernley Walmart parking lot around 5 a.m. Panasonic.
In the surveillance video, a man is seen approaching Irion’s car at 5:24 a.m. m. and a minute later, his car pulls out of the parking lot.
The family had also launched a GoFundMe page in hopes of raising money for search efforts. The fund has received more than $40,000 in donations.