MARTINEZ, Ga.- The Columbia County Sheriff’s Office has issued and arrest warrant for a tow truck driver and his wife after an Augusta man was killed in Martinez last week..
Deputies say Michael and Victoria Brown will be charged with murder. They are from Lexington, South Carolina.
NBC Augusta 26 News first told you William Jacobs was hit and killed by a car on Dresden Drive Thursday night.
Investigators now say Jacobs was run over by the tow truck Michael Brown was driving. Victoria Brown was also inside the truck.
Officers say Jacobs was visiting friends whose car was being repossessed. They tell us Jacobs and another man were trying to get the Browns' attention because the tow truck was damaging another car parked in the driveway during the repossession.
Eyewitnesses say the Browns ignored their pleas and sped forward, running over Jacobs. Jacobs later died at the hospital.Michael Brown also faces an aggravated assault charge
Monday, April 13, 2009
SC Tow Truck Driver and Wife Wanted For Murder in GA
Here's the story from NBCAugusta.com:
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