Arrest made in March Kettering murder investigation

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KETTERING, Ohio (WDTN) – Kettering Police said on its Twitter feed Thursday an arrest has been made in the investigation into the murder of Barton Wilson.

Barton Wilson, 73, was pronounced dead at the scene in the 2500 block of Wilmington Pike in March. Police at the time called the death suspicious.

In a Tweet, Kettering Police said search warrants were served in Dayton and Trotwood Wednesday.

37-year-old Joshua Dehart was arrested and charged with:

  • Four counts of aggravated murder
  • Two counts of murder
  • Two counts of aggravated robbery
  • Two counts of aggravated burglary
  • Two counts of felonious assault

His bond is set at $1,000,000.

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