THE DIRTY ARMY: Ian Jarrell brutally murdered 2yr old Carter Caprita. A Belmont County man has been charged with aggravated murder after allegations he suffocated and killed a toddler. Bellaire police arrested Ian Jarrell, of Bridgeport, in the death of 2-year-old Carter Matthew Caprita. The toddler was found dead Oct.1 at his Bellaire home while in the care of Jarrell. A coroner’s report lists the cause of death as suffocation. Jarrell is the boyfriend of Alisha Alltop, the toddler’s mother. Officials said Jarrell served as a pallbearer at the toddler’s funeral this week. Officials said Alltop is also being questioned, but she was at work when her son died and has not been charged. An ambulance was called to the scene, but the toddler was already dead when help arrived. Bellaire Police Chief Mike Kovalyk said, “We haven’t gotten much sleep since this has occurred, I will say that. It works on everyone involved in the investigation that did what they can to save this child’s life.” BELLAIRE – A Bridgeport man is being charged with aggravated murder in connection with the death of a 2-year-old. Ian Jarrell, 27, is currently in the Belmont County Jail. He is charged in the death of Carter Matthew Caprita. Bellaire Police Chief Michael Kovalyk held an early Wednesday morning news conference, offering few details on the investigation, but confirmed Jarrell is being charged. Article Photos Ian Jarrell Tuesday, Oct. 1, Kovalyk and Lt. Donna Baroch were dispatched to Belmont Community Hospital at request of hospital officials regarding the circumstances surrounding the death of Caprita. After an investigation involving the Bellaire Police Department, Belmont County Sheriff’s Office, Child Services in Belmont County and the Belmont County Coroner’s Office, Jarrell was arrested and charged with aggravated murder.
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