Car show raises $5,000 for Alexis Murphy family

Posted at 2:45 PM, Aug 26, 2013

COMPLETE COVERAGE: The Search for Alexis Murphy

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WTVR) – A community pitched in and raised $5,000 dollars for the family of a missing Nelson County teenager.

Pink bows were tied to the cars  entered in Saturday’s car show in Charlottesville, to raise money for the parents of Alexis Murphy.

Organizers asked spectators for donations. The 17-year -old was last seen on August 3.

Randy Taylor is charged with abduction in connection to her disappearance and is being held without bond.