Hillsborough County
David Gee, Sheriff
Tampa, FL
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    Release Number: 13-188

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • May 15, 2013
    • Contact Person:
    • Public Information Office : piooffice@hcso.tampa.fl.us
    • 813/247-8060

    Homicide Investigation

    Anyone with information about the investigation is asked to call the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office.
    • 707 Providence Road
    • Brandon, Florida


    Wilkin Mieses Baker
    DOB: 8/18/85
    Last known address: 1340 Coolmont Drive
    Brandon, FL


    On May 14, 2013, at approximately 7:35 a.m., a landscaping worker discovered a body outside a storage facility located at 707 Providence Road in Brandon. When deputies arrived, they discovered the body of an adult male with upper body trauma.

    Homicide detectives will be working with the Hillsborough County Medical Examiner’s Office to determine cause of death. The homicide victim has been identified as Wilkin Baker.

    Next of kin has been notified.

    Anyone with any information regarding suspect(s) or any other information regarding this investigation is asked to call the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office at 247-8200. Anyone who wants to be eligible for a cash reward is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477), report anonymously online at www.crimestopperstb.com or text "CSTB plus your tip" to C-R-I-M-E-S (274637).

    The investigation continues.

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