Former Female Pro Boxer Accused of
January 7, 2011
Photos: ABC News
(JAN 7) WBAN has been notified
that 44-year old Mona Nelson, 1-3-0 (0KO) of Texas, has been
arrested for the murder of 12-year old Jonathan Foster, of
Houston, Texas. Foster came up missing on Christmas eve, where
he was living with his mother and stepfather.
The boy's body was discovered in a ditch burned beyond
recognition. Nelson had admitted to police that she had been
with Jonathan on the day he came up missing, and she also made
an admission to the police that she was the one disposing of his
body in the ditch, but made no confession as to actually killing
Background on WBAN for Mona
Nelson: We have listed on our WBAN Records site, four pro
fights that Mona Nelson had: 2006-11-18 Cut Off, LA, USA
Monica McGowan 221 UD 4 Mona Nelson heavy; 2004-04-23
Wichita, KS, USA Monica McGowan 215 TKO 3 Mona Nelson 202
heavy; 2003-02-18 Oklahoma City, OK, USA Angel Mast 225
SD 4 Mona Nelson 209 heavy 1997-06-21 Syracuse, NY, USA
Mona Nelson UD 6 Amy Burton lt heavy.
Mona Nelson was listed in our "Most Outrageous Rankings of 2007" We wrote at the time, "Mona Nelson – record
1-3-0 (0KO) #10 Heavyweight - She had a fight in 2006, 2004 and
2003. Her only win was a fight that took place 10 YEARS AGO!
Yep, on June 21, 1997, she won her only fight when she made her
pro debut in Syracuse, New York."