MOSS POINT, Miss. – Authorities are looking for a U.S. Military veteran accused of faking his demise off the Alabama coast to keep away from expenses in Mississippi, the place he’s accused of raping and impregnating his 14-year-old stepdaughter.
Information shops reported this week that Orange Seashore, Alabama, police discovered an deserted dingy belonging to 42-year-old Jacob Blair Scott simply offshore final summer season. Inside it was a observe with Scott’s social safety quantity that mentioned “I am sorry” and a handgun tied to a rope.
Authorities searched unsuccessfully for Scott and mentioned it was unusual there wasn’t any forensic proof of a suicide. Scott had withdrawn $45,000 from his retirement account and disappeared days earlier than he was set to plead responsible to expenses associated to the assault on his now ex-stepdaughter.
DNA proof confirmed he’s the daddy.