A Star City man who faces attempted murder and aggravated battery charges in connection with a Sunday incident plans to hire his own attorney. Kevin E. Holcomb, 45, appeared in Pulaski Circuit Court on Wednesday, Dec. 17 for an initial hearing.
He was arrested Sunday after deputies from the Pulaski County Sheriff’s Department responded to a home in the area of 900 South and 440 East. They found Todd E. Schultz, 41, there with extensive injuries to his head and face. He was taken to Parkview Hospital in Fort Wayne for treatment. Holcomb is free on bond. He’s due back in court on Feb. 17.