Sebring man charged with murdering fetus
A 21-year-old Sebring man is in jail on a murder charge following the death of an unborn baby.
Jacob Fullerton of Tennessee Avenue was booked into the Mahoning County Jail on Saturday.
According to Sebring Police, a woman came into police headquarters on July 10 to report that she had been assaulted by Fullerton, her boyfriend.
Police charged Fullerton with domestic violence.
The woman, who was 8-weeks-pregnant at the time of the alleged assault, began experiencing complications.
Four days later it was determined that a fetal heartbeat was no longer present.
After speaking with the prosecutor, one count of murder was filed against Fullerton.