Arrest made in 2008 murder of attorney

Calvin McKenton (Source Butler County Jail)
Calvin McKenton (Source Butler County Jail)

Posted by Amber Jenkins - email

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) -- Local officials make an arrest in the 2008 murder of an attorney in Butler County.

On Friday, February 12, The Southern Ohio Fugitive Apprehension Strike Team (SOFAST) arrested 32-year-old Calving McKelton for the murder of Margaret "Missy" Allen.

According to authorities, Allen was killed by McKelton, who was her live-in boyfriend back in July of 2008. She was also pregnant at the time of her murder.

SOFAST received information that McKelton would be in the Avondale neighborhood and conducted surveillance at multiple locations. He was seen driving on Reading Road near Forest Avenue. McKelton was stopped at Lexington Avenue where he was taken into custody without incident. He is currently being held at the Butler County Jail.

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