Muncie man arrested for beating pregnant girlfriend in labor

Jeremy Bozarth

MUNCIE - A local man remains in jail accused of beating a pregnant woman in labor.

Police arrested 20-year-old Jeremy Bozarth for felony battery to a pregnant female.

Officers say Bozarth and the woman carrying his baby started arguing at IU Health Ball Hospital in Muncie.

Bozarth allegedly struck the woman in the mouth and she began bleeding. The baby was not injured.