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TN murder suspect makes court appearance

Toby Carter (Source: Henry Co. Sheriff's Office) Toby Carter (Source: Henry Co. Sheriff's Office)
Bobby Dozier (Source: Calloway County Sheriff's Office, Facebook) Bobby Dozier (Source: Calloway County Sheriff's Office, Facebook)
HENRY COUNTY, TN (KFVS) -

The suspect accused of killing an 80-year-old Tennessee man was in court on Tuesday.

Toby B. Carter appeared before a judge at the Henry County, Tenn.

Carter was arraigned at 9 a.m. on charges of murder first degree and aggravated kidnapping.

The victim, Bobby J. Dozier, was found in rural Henry County around 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 16, two days after he was reported missing.

Authorities say DNA evidence linked Carter to the crime scene.

A Henry County Court spokesperson says Carter has been appointed a public defender and has a new court date.

He is scheduled to appear on October 21 at 9 a.m. in Henry County.

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