Sunday, July 27, 2014

Dad charged with raping, assaulting mom, abducting 5-year-old daughter (Cincinnati, Ohio)

Dad is identified as KAELIN HAWKINS.!/newsDetail/26125233

Father who reportedly abducted his daughter is in jail

By Nathan Vicar
Updated: 07/27/2014 9:22 pm EDT

The father that reportedly abducted his 5-year-old daughter on Saturday was put in jail on Sunday.

Kaelin Hawkins, 34, was brought into the Justice Center around 2:45 p.m. Sunday.

Hawkins was charged with domestic violence, rape and aggravated burglary. Police say the child abduction happened after a domestic assault occurred on Ledro Street at 2:30 a.m. Saturday. The estranged husband allegedly assaulted his wife and then took their 5-year-old daughter and an Amber Alert was issued.

Police say 5-year-old Kelcie Hawkins was found safe in Cincinnati about an hour after the alert was issued.

[Related Link: Amber Alert canceled after missing girl found safe, police still searching for father]