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Man killed outside pub, suspect charged with homicide

COLUMBUS, IN (WAVE) - A man was taken into custody after avictim was found dead outside a pub.

According to Columbus Police, Thomas L. Brazzell was founddead Monday at Caddies Pub, located at 2761 Central Avenue.

Police said several witnesses reported Jacob A. Tolbert wasdriving a vehicle and struck Brazzell and then left the scene without stopping.

A tip led police to the 2800 block of 12th Streetwhere they found Tolbert and took him into custody. Officers also said theyfound a small amount of marijuana in Tolbert's possession.

Tolbert was transported to Bartholomew County Jail. He ischarged with reckless homicide, leaving the scene of an accident causing deathand possession of marijuana.

Anyone with additional information related to this case isasked to call Det. Brian Plummer with Columbus Police at (812) 376-2600.

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