Charges in Perry Death

Zephyrhills police have filed murder charges against James William Davis for killing former Thundercats writer Steve Perry. Perry had disappeared in mid-May, and his dismembered body was found later in the month. Davis and his wife Roxanne, who had been Perry’s roommates, were arrested on drug charges and named persons of interest in Perry’s disappearance and, later, murder. Roxanne has not been charged with Perry’s murder, but police have not yet ruled out her involvement.

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Obituary: Steve Perry

Thundercats writer Steve Perry (b.1954) who disappearance was reported earlier, has been declared a murder victim by the Zephyrhills police. Perry disappeared from his home around May 16 and shortly afterward, two of his roommates were arrested on unrelated charges. Police were not ready, at the time, to declare Perry a murder victim, despite finding a severed arm in his abandoned van and other body parts nearby. They have not indicated why they now consider him a murder victim. In addition to Thundercats, Perry also worked on the comic books Timespirits and Silverhawks.

Perry should not to be confused with others of the same name, including a science fiction author.

Thundercats Writer Steve Perry Missing

Steve Perry, who wrote several episodes of the animated television series Thundercats in the 1980s, has been missing from his home for several days. Perry, along with two of his housemates, vanished on May 16. The housemates were found and arrested on May 21 and a severed arm was found in Perry’s abandoned van, along with other body parts recovered from a nearby gas station. Police are currently treating the case as a missing person’s case. Perry also wrote for the comics Timspirits and Psi-Force.

Perry should not to be confused with others of the same name, including a science fiction author.

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