Travis Fulton death: MMA record holder indicted on child porn charges dies by suicide in jail

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Fulton was indicted connected charges of receiving and possessing kid pornography

<p>Travis Fulton, 44, died by termination   successful  his jailhouse  compartment  successful  Iowa wherever  helium  was successful  custody since February 2021</p>

Travis Fulton, 44, died by termination successful his jailhouse compartment successful Iowa wherever helium was successful custody since February 2021

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Former MMA combatant Travis Fulton, indicted by a national expansive assemblage connected charges of receiving and possessing kid pornography and the intersexual exploitation of minors, was recovered dormant successful his jailhouse compartment aft an alleged termination bid, authorities said connected Sunday.

His decease is nether investigation, with the authorities aesculapian examiner scheduled to execute an autopsy. No further details were released by situation authorities.

Fulton, nicknamed “The Ironman” for a grounds fig of fights, was recovered unresponsive successful his compartment during a regular compartment cheque by authorities astatine 4am connected Saturday astatine the Linn County Jail successful Iowa, wherever helium was kept connected national charges.

The Linn County Sheriff’s Office said jailhouse unit attempted to resuscitate him by performing CPR, aft which helium was rushed to the Mercy Medical Centre wherever helium was pronounced dormant astatine 5am.

Court records revealed that the 44-year-old combatant was initially indicted connected charges that helium photographed a insignificant miss to prosecute successful intersexual behaviour for respective years, according to The Gazette.

These charges were aboriginal expanded to see different minor.

These crimes reportedly occurred successful the span of six years betwixt June 2013 and April 2020, with the different transgression taking spot successful November 2020.

In yet different case, helium faced charges of home battle for hitting and threatening a pistillate successful September 2019. The pistillate was treated for aggregate injuries of breached bones.

Before his death, helium agreed to plead blameworthy to 2 charges of intersexual exploitation of a kid and possession of kid pornography, reported The Gazette. His plea proceeding day was scheduled for 23 July.

The mixed martial arts combatant was arrested connected 19 February this year.

Fulton competed successful a grounds of 323 pro MMA fights since opening his vocation successful 1996. He went by the sanction "The Ironman" successful warring rings. His astir caller combat was successful April 2019 erstwhile helium defeated Shannon Ritch.

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