Appellate court rejects appeal from man who sucker punched friend

ANNIE YAMSON | Daily Reporter
Published: 03/22/2016

The appeal of a Columbus man who sucker punched his friend and broke his jaw was overruled by the 10th District Court of Appeals last week.

Defendant Eddie Tucker appealed the March 25, 2015 judgment of the Franklin County Court of Common Pleas convicting him of felonious assault and intimidation of a crime victim in a criminal case.

Tucker was sentenced to a total of five years imprisonment for the crimes.

In his subsequent appeal, he argued that insufficient evidence supported his convictions.

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