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Police Investigate Wilson Avenue Homicide

On Sunday, September 16, 2018 at approximately 11:51 p.m., police responded to the 600 block of Wilson Avenue in reference to one shot. The victim, identified as 49-year-old Joel Baker, was transported to the hospital where he died as a result of his injuries.

This murder investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to call 251-208-7227. Submit an anonymous tip at

For inquiries contact MPD Public Affairs Office

Contact Phone #: 251-208-1918 Contact Email:

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