By Snejana Farberov For Dailymail.com
Published: 20:20 GMT, 27 October 2020 | Updated: 20:23 GMT, 27 October 2020
Three months after a North Carolina woman was found unconscious in a bathtub and later died of injuries to the head, her boyfriend was arrested in Maine on Monday and charged with her murder.
John Curtis 'Jay' Tolson, 28, was taken into custody in Bangor after the Dare County Grand Jury in North Carolina returned an indictment, charging him with one count of second-degree murder in the July death of 38-year-old LeeAnn Fletcher.
Fletcher, a mother-of-two, was found unresponsive in her home in Kitty Hawk on July 22.
John Curtis 'Jay' Tolson, 28 (left), has been charged with second-degree murder in the blunt force trauma death of his girlfriend, LeeAnn Fletcher, 38 (right), in late July
She succumbed to her injuries three days later at Norfolk General Hospital in Virginia, and her autopsy found that her death was caused by a blow to the head that could have been either intentional or accidental.
Tolson, who had been dating Fletcher, was the one who called 911 to report that he had found her unconscious in the bathtub, reported The News & Observer.
'My friend, she’s laying in