Sarah Bunch indicted in Northwood murder

Sarah Bunch, 20,
Sarah Bunch, 20,
Bunch at a previous court hearing for this case
Bunch at a previous court hearing for this case

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WOOD COUNTY (WTOL) - A Wood County grand jury indicted Sarah Bunch, 20, on a single count each of aggravated murder, arson and tampering with evidence.

She is charged in the murder of a neighbor in Northwood, Robert Porter, 60.

The body of Porter was found by firefighters in the back of his charred house in the 300 block of Andrus. The fire broke out Monday, Dec. 8 around 4 p.m. and was reported by someone passing by who spotted flames shooting from the house.

Porter had just retired from the University of Toledo as a carpenter.

Bunch has been incarcerated since her arrest in December.