Whitehall police searching for suspect accused of holding ex-wife, daughter at knife point

Arthur G. McClain III

WHITEHALL, OH (WCMH) — Whitehall police are searching Arthur G. McClain III who is accused of holding his wife and daughter at knife point.

According to the Whitehall Division of Police, on May 25, McClain, 49, broke into the home of his ex-wife and held her and her 11-year-old daughter against their will at knife point.

The woman and her daughter were eventually able to escape unharmed and McClain fled the area.

Warrants for McClain’s arrest have been filed and he’s wanted on aggravated burglary, kidnapping, domestic violence and aggravated menacing charges.

Anyone with information on McClain’s whereabouts can call the Whitehall Police Department at 614-237-6333.

NBC4i.com provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s