Charles Foster has been charged with one count of murder and four counts of assault in the Bucks Platinum Club shooting.
FRANKLIN COUNTY, Ohio — A 24-year-old man has been charged in connection with a shooting at an adult entertainment club in Mifflin Township on New Year’s Day that killed him and injured four others.
Charles Foster was detained Wednesday. He was charged with one count of murder and four counts of assault in the fatal shooting at the Bucks Platinum Club on Johnstown Road.
According to Franklin County District Court records, Foster was involved in a physical altercation with a group of club members.
During the tampering, Foster pulled out a handgun and shot five people.
The sheriff’s office said 28-year-old Charles Earl Westbrook died as a result of the shooting.
The sheriff’s office said four other people were shot with non-life-threatening injuries.
Foster was identified as a suspect by a witness at the shooting scene. He is due to be arraigned in Franklin County District Court Thursday morning.
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