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Man faces murder charge in wife’s death

February 1st, 2012 - Comments Off

GATESVILLE, Texas – Report states a 49-year-old former Gatesville pastor is facing a capital murder charge in connection with the March arson-related death of his wife.

David Keith Allen was arrested Tuesday evening and arraigned early Wednesday by Coryell County Justice of the Peace Beverly Jones.

Allen, who is the former pastor of New Life Church of Restoration, was arrested after a grand jury indicted him Tuesday, according to Chief Deputy Joe Blakley, with the Coryell County Sheriff’s Office. Sheriff’s investigators and patrol deputies detained Allen at his home without incident.