Ross Co. Sheriff searching for man accused of beating woman, daughter with baseball bat

HOWARD KELLOUGH : “SHE SAID JEFF DELGADO BEAT US WITH A BALL BAT ME AND MY DAUGHTER.” KATIE: THIS IS JEFF DELGADO. A MAN HUNT IN ROSS COUNTY HIS UNDERWAY FOR HIM TONIGHT. KATIE: GOOD EVENING– I’M KATIE FERRELL. POLICE HAVE ISSUED A WARRANT FOR HIS ARREST ON FELONIOUS ASSAULT, KIDNAPPING, AND RAPE CHARGES. NBC4’S SHAWN LANIER HAS THE LATEST ON THAT SEARCH FROM CHILLICOTHE. SHAWN LANIER: “ONE NEIGHBOR SAYS HE WAS OUT HERE CUTTING GRASS WHEN HE HEARD SCREAMS FOR HELP COMING FROM THIS HOME. HE AND OTHER NEIGHBORS WALKED IN AND SAW SOMETHING THEY WISH THEY HADN’T SEEN.” HOWARD KELLOUGH : “NEVER HAVE SEEN ANYTHING ON THIS ROAD THAT EVEN COMES NEAR THIS.” DEBRA AND HOWARD KELLOUGH SAY THEY CAN’T FORGET WHAT THEY SAW AND HEARD WHEN THEY ENTER THEIR NEIGHBOR’S HOME ON BAKER ROAD. HOWARD KELLOUGH : “WAS LAYING THERE IN A PUDDLE OF BLOOD AND SHE DRUG HERSELF UP TO THE DOOR TRYING TO GET MY ATTENTION, AND SHE WAS HOLLERING HELP ME HOWARD, HELP ME. I’M DYING.” THIS COUPLE SAY THE VICTIM ON THE FLOOR TOLD THEM THIS MAN 53- YEAR-OLD JEFFREY DELGADO BEAT HER AND HER DAUGHTER WITH A BAT, AND THEN TOOK OFF. HOWARD HAS LIVED HERE SINCE THE 70S AND SAYS IT HURTS HIM TO SEE THIS HAPPEN SO CLOSE TO HOME. HOWARD KELLOUGH : “WHEN YOU LIVE AROUND A PLACE FOR THAT MANY YEARS, YOU HATE TO SEE ANYTHING HAPPEN LIKE THAT.” NOW THE ROSS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE HAS OBTAINED WARRANTS FOR DELGADO’S ARREST FOR FELONIOUS ASSAULT, KIDNAPPING, AND RAPE. DEBRA KELLOUGH : “SCARY, REALLY SCARY.” DEBRA WAS INSIDE TRYING TO KEEP THE VICTIMS CALMS REMEMBERING THE CHILLING WORDS SHE REPEATED AS SHE BLEEDING ON THE FLOOR. DEBRA KELLOUGH : “SHE JUST KEPT SAYING SHE DIDN’T WANT TO DIE.” SHAWN LANIER: “THE INVESTIGATION INTO EXACTLY WHAT HAPPENED HERE ON BAKER ROAD WILL CONTINUE. LOCAL FOR YOU IN CHILLICOTHE SHAWN

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