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Man killed in Fulton County bar attack

One man is dead after police say he was punched in the head while leaving a Fulton County bar.  Indiana State Police believe Tony Coleman of Rochester was leaving the Leiters Ford Tavern in Leiters Ford when another man hit him on the head.

Police found Coleman unconscious on the floor of the bar around 1:45am Sunday morning.  He was taken to an area hospital where he died from his injuries about an hour later.

Police arrested Zachary Clark on a preliminary charge of aggravated battery.  At this time, police say the attack appears to be unprovoked.  Both men had been drinking and are believed to have been intoxicated at the time of the attack.  Clark is currently being held in the Fulton County Jail.
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