On June 18, 2005 at 1229 hours, Baker found body was found in the 900 block of east Henry Street. Baker was an 18 yoa male who had just recently got accepted into the Army and he graduated from Beach High School. His reporting day for boot camp was June 19, 2005 in Pensacola, Florida. Baker was walking to the store when some unknown subject(s) shot and killed him. His mother Enilda Patterson has never given hope that someone in the neighborhood saw something.
Det. Robert Gavin was the initial lead detective in this case, the case now is assigned to Homicide team 1.
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