Man Charged With First-Degree Murder in Ottumwa Homicide
OTTUMWA, Iowa — Police in Ottumwa have made an arrest in a homicide that happened Saturday.
Preston Martin, 36, of Ottumwa, is charged with first-degree murder in the death of 41-year-old Thomas Foster.
The Ottumwa Police Department said Foster’s body was found at his home on 514 Queen Avenue just before 3 p.m. Saturday. They arrested Martin around 10 p.m. Saturday.
Police have not released any other details in the case.