New charges for two men accused of killing pregnant Elkhart native

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Two men accused of killing pregnant Elkhart native Amanda Blackburn during a home burglary face new charges in another home invasion and sexual assault case.

Marion County Prosecutor Terry Curry said Friday that 18-year-old Larry Taylor Jr. and 21-year-old Jalen Watson were charged in a Nov. 3 case during which a woman was raped inside her apartment.

Both face burglary, theft, armed robbery, criminal confinement and other charges in that case. Taylor also faces rape charges. He's accused of sexually assaulting the woman while holding a handgun to the back of her neck.

Prosecutors allege Taylor and Watson entered the woman's apartment while she was home alone and demanded money and her bank cards.

Taylor and Watson already face murder charges in the Nov. 10 shooting death of 28-year-old Blackburn.

She had been home with her 1-year-old child when the attack occurred.

Her husband, Pastor Davey Blackburn, was at the gym at the time. He came home to find his wife in critical condition after having been shot.

Amanda Blackburn's father, Phil Byars, is the lead pastor at the First Baptist Church of Elkhart.