SAN DIEGO (KGTV) -- Tieray Jones walked Wednesday night, shortly after 8:30 p.m.
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A judge decided Wednesday not to order a second trial for Jones, who is accused in the disappearance and murder of his stepson Jahi Turner.
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Jones was charged with killing 2-year-old Turner. Jahi was last seen at a park near Balboa Park in April 2002. Jones reported the boy missing, telling police Jahi wandered off. A mistrial was declared on March 16.
Jones replied just once to media as he walked out of jail:
Question: "Jones, any message for Tameka"
Answer: "Yeah. I love her."
Tameka Jones is the mother of Jahi Turner. The boy's body has never been found.