Travis Fulton has been indicted by a federal grand jury on numerous youngster pornography fees.
Fulton, 43, is billed with sexual exploitation of a baby, possession of little one pornography and receipt of kid pornography, according to the indictment that was unsealed this past Friday soon after he designed an original look in U.S. District Court in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. The indictment and rates had been first reported by The Courier.
Per the indictment, which was attained by MMA Preventing, the MMA veteran is accused of persuading or trying to persuade a small beneath the age of 18 to have interaction in sexually specific content making use of a Cannon Powershot camera that allegedly was transported across point out traces in November 2020.
Involving November 2018 and November 2020, Fulton is also alleged to have possessed or attempted to possess youngster pornography, such as a depiction of a insignificant beneath 12, through a USB generate that experienced been transported throughout condition lines. Prosecutors say he knowingly received and attempted to acquire the pornography.
A federal judge this past Friday granted an get to detain Fulton pending his next hearing. The fighter is now awaiting demo on independent criminal prices in Waterloo, Iowa. He is billed with willful damage and various counts of domestic abuse assault, per on the web information. In accordance to the Courier, he allegedly punching a woman in the head and back, sending her to the healthcare facility for injuries to her jaw, nose and palate. He then threatened to get rid of her if she talked to police.
“The defendant is a self-proclaimed specialist fighter, with a 20-year profession, and the ability to do serious bodily personal injury with his palms,” wrote a law enforcement officer who investigated the circumstance, per the Courier.
On Jan. 23, Fulton, nicknamed “Ironman” for his 320-battle resume, was billed on Jan. 23 with contempt when he violated a protective get, per on line records the Courier report claimed he was noticed with the female at the Isle On line casino Lodge in Waterloo.
Fulton most not long ago fought in April 2019, when he defeated Shannon Ritch by way of forearm choke at an M-1 occasion.