ASHTABULA -- A man has been charged with murder and domestic violence in connection with the death of a pregnant teenager.

Police transported the 17-year-old victim to the hospital following a domestic assault on Sunday. Police say the victim had minor facial damage from the assault. The teen was released but later in the day was found unresponsive at her home and was again taken to the hospital where she was pronounced dead. The teen's unborn baby did not survive.

Marque D. Brown, 20, faced arraignment this morning on the charges related to the teen's death. He is being held on $820,000 bond.

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