Ironton Woman Changes Plea In Murder Case

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WOUB Contributing Writer

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Updated Mon, Feb 18, 2013 4:26 pm

An Ironton woman will be sentenced Tuesday after changing her plea to guilty in the murder of a 53-year-old man in his home.

Ashley Seagraves, 23, agreed to a plea deal Monday morning.

Seagraves was accused of murdering Delmar Jenkins in June of 2012.

She was seven months pregnant at the time of the shooting.

Seagraves also pleaded guilty to aggravated burglary and tampering with evidence.

She is expected to receive a life sentence.

Seagraves' trial was scheduled to start Tuesday.

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