Crime

Did semi-pro fighter Charles Sattler kill chef Blake Bostic over hot sauce?

Blake Bostic, a popular chef who worked restaurants in Summit County, stood six-feet nine-inches, making him an imposing figure -- physically, at least. But in April, he died following an apparent fight at a Frisco motel.

Recently unsealed court records reveal more about the specifics of that incident, including alleged comments by Charles Sattler, a semi-pro mixed-martial-arts fighter who's been charged in the case, about the power of his punches and the possible impetus of a disagreement with Bostic: a bottle of hot sauce.

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Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently covers everything from breaking news and politics to sports and stories that defy categorization.
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