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Bond set for Dayton, Ky. murder suspect

Maurice Powell (Source: Hamilton County Sheriff's Office) Maurice Powell (Source: Hamilton County Sheriff's Office)

NEWPORT, KY (FOX19) - A man accused of murdering his girlfriend in Dayton, Ky. was in court Monday.

Bond for Maurice Powell was set at $1 million.

Powell is accused of fatally stabbing Tai Pinkelton on Nov. 21 at her home on Clay Street. Pinkelton's 5-year-old daughter witnessed the murder.

Powell was arrested in Cincinnati and extradited back to Campbell County. He is being held in the Campbell County Detention Center.

Pinkelton's two children are in the care of her sister.


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