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Family and Oxford police outrage over delayed bond hearing

The family of Dominique Clayton voiced anger after a judge delayed the bond hearing for her alleged killer.

Posted: May 22, 2019 11:27 PM
Updated: May 22, 2019 11:27 PM

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it's a story we've been following since it first broke. an officer, accused in the murder of an oxford woman, making his first court appearance today. our cameras were there as matthew kinne entered the courthouse. he's charged in the death of dominique clayton, after she was found dead at her home on suncrest drive. but it's what happened inside that court room today that left the victim's family visibly upset. family members say they were emotional with what they say was the judge's.. "lighthearted approach" to the proceedings. and that judge left open the possibility that a bond could be set next week... we support them and we dont want a bond matthew kinne commited murder and we do not want him out... we support them and we will stand by them... and we will be direct that we do not support a bond.. now with a bond possibly on the table for a man accused of murder, family and friends of clayton are left with more questions than answers. wtva's evan hensley sat down with clayton's family today. he joins us live in oxford with their reaction. and it all happened here at the lafayette county courthouse where kenne appeared before a judge his bond hearing was delayed to provide for more time to discuss bond but after the hearing, the family of dominique clayton shared their frustrations.... ." "this is a joke. i'm going to do something with this. i'm going to handle this." bessie clayton.. the mother of domonique spoke with the media about the decision to delay bond... and questioned why kenne should have a say... "they should discuss with him what his bond should be? we need help in oxford. we need intervention here." many member of claytons family came to share what they knew about clayton and kenne's relationship... "we tried to protect her but this time we just caught her slipping. she said he ain't going to do nothing." "he's going to the dealership to buy her cars. in public with her. everybody knows not just one person knew, it wasn't just two. everybody knew." and during this chaos... the attorney for kenne said that this is all standard procedure... "that's how most cases are handled. this case is handled no different unfortunately then any other case due to the constitutional rights of the defendant." and
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