(CAMPBELLSBURG, KY) – A Carroll County man has been arrested and charged with
the murder of his two year old son.
Allen, 26 years old from Ghent, KY, was charged in connection with the February
19th death of his son.
Foster, Douglas Allen's girlfriend and the victim's mother, called 9-1-1 at
6:43 a.m. on February 19, telling dispatchers the child
had been discovered dead in his bed.
toxicology report showed the boy had extremely high levels of Oxycodone in his
system at the time of his death.
talking to Allen, detectives believe he allegedly gave his son a Schedule II
narcotic on February 18 which led to the child's
Allen was arrested at the
Kentucky State Police post in Campbellsburg.
He is being lodged at the Carroll County Detention Center.
Mickey Gonterman is leading the ongoing investigation.
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