Police: Dad left toddler alone to burglarize dead woman’s home in Xenia

Nicholas Wayne Hall was arrested Wednesday morning after a neighbor called 911 to report seeing him inside a home on Rockwell Drive, according to Xenia police records.

>> Water issues threaten development in Centerville, Sugarcreek Twp.

Hall is accused of entering the home of a woman who died in June 2018 and the home has been vacant since but still has possessions inside, according to the police report.

Police said Hall left his toddler-age daughter alone in a playpen in the living room of the house next door.

Police said Hall admitted to burglarizing the home on two occasions, and officers found alleged stolen items in the suspect’s bedroom: Bag of jewelry, jar and bag of loose change, TV, a doll and VHS Disney movies.

STAY CONNECTED: Greene County News on Facebook

Hall is being held in the Greene County Jail. Xenia Municipal Court Judge Michael Murry set bond this morning at $20,000, according to online court records.

READ MORE ARTICLES BY THIS REPORTER

Thank you for reading the Dayton Daily News and for supporting local journalism. Subscribers: log in for access to exclusive deals and newsletters.

Thank you for supporting in-depth local journalism with your subscription to the Dayton Daily News. Get more news when you want it with email newsletters just for subscribers. Sign up here.

X