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Teen Sentenced In Death Of Columbus Pedestrian


A teen who pleaded guilty in the 2019 crash that killed a pedestrian on the west side has been sentenced to 10.5 years in prison. 

17-year-old Ramadhan Muridi struck and killed 61-year-old Arthur Smith on South Hamilton Road during a law enforcement chase. Muridi was in a stolen vehicle with four other juveniles.

Jim has been with WCBE since 1996. Before that he worked as a reporter at another Columbus radio station, and for three newspapers in Southwest Florida.
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