Belton sentenced for 2013 robbery of Clark Oil

Staff report

DAYTON — Prosecuting Attorney Mat Heck, Jr. announced today that 32‐year‐old Emanuel L. Belton was sentenced to a total of 18 years in the penitentiary in two unrelated cases.

On Jan. 28, 2013, the defendant shot and killed the victim, Terence Williams, who was the on‐again/off‐again boyfriend of the defendant’s sister. The shooting occurred inside the Miami Township home of the defendant’s sister, after an altercation between the defendant and the victim.

In an unrelated case, the defendant was found guilty of committing an aggravated robbery of a Clark Oil station on Old Troy Pike in Huber Heights on April 20, 2013.

The defendant was arrested by the U.S. Marshalls in Davidson County, Tenn. in December, 2014. He was extradited to Montgomery County and has been in custody ever since.

Today, the defendant was sentenced to a maximum sentence of 11 years for involuntary manslaughter and seven years for the aggravated robbery. The sentences were ordered to be served consecutively, for a total sentence of 18 years. In addition, the sentences are mandatory, making the defendant ineligible for early release.

Staff report