On October 11, 2016 Tony Ledbetter of  Sioux Falls allegedly assaulted his pregnant ex-girlfriend.  He allegedly punched her in the face several times, slammed her to the ground, then grabbed some scissors and cut off her nipples.

Ledbetter was arrested for domestic aggravated assault.

Friends of the victim have come together to help with expenses by setting up a Go Fund Me account.

Another event is happening Saturday, October 29, 2016 at 9:00 AM at Ultimate Fitness at 57th and Louise. The gym will hold a fundraiser by hosting a women's self-defense class. Cost is $20 and all proceeds will go towards the victim's medical expenses. John Devall from Sioux City, Iowa is teaching the class and will show women how to protect themselves.