Soldier Charged With Murder After Assault

Posted at 7:47 PM, Mar 11, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-11 20:47:45-05

A Fort Campbell soldier has been charged with first degree murder after assaulting another man.

The Stewart County Sheriff said Zachary Ponder was arrested and charged after killing 24-year-old Seth Brabant.

Officials said Ponder assaulted Brabant on March 6 in Indian Mound.

Brabant was taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center where he died four days later.