Major break in decade-old murder case

An arrest warrant has been secured for a suspect in a decade-old murder case.Milford police announced today that they plan to arrest 50-year-old Luis Rodriguez

MILFORD - An arrest warrant has been secured for a suspect in a decade-old murder case.

Milford police announced today that they plan to arrest 50-year-old Luis Rodriguez for the brutal murder of 28-year-old Kelsey Monahon, who was killed in her Shorefront Road apartment in May 2001.

According to police, Monahon was pregnant when she was tied up, strangled and beaten to death.

Police say Rodriguez was placed in Milford based on witness statements. However, they wouldn't go into detail as to how Rodriguez was tied to the murder.

Rodriguez is currently being held at Federal Correctional Institute in El Reno, Okla. on an un-related federal conviction.

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