Crime Bulletin: 05-058

Crime Bulletin: 05-058
Murder Victim: $100,000 Reward
05-058 12/23/04

Charles Baker
Charles Baker

The Office of the Mayor has authorized a $100,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and prosecution of the person ('s) responsible for the death of Charles BAKER.

On May 9th, 2005, at approximately 3:45 PM, Charles Baker was shot by an unknown gunman as he was standing on the front stairs of his house near the intersection of Kirkwood and Mendell Streets in San Francisco. Charles subsequently died two days later at San Francisco General Hospital as a result of being shot on 05-09-2005.

Based on the witness accounts, it appeared that Charles was an unintended victim of the shooting. Charles BAKER left behind a wife and two young children.

Persons with information or questions are urged to contact:
Inspectors Steve Balma or Inspector Tim Dempsey of the SFPD Homicide Detail

SFPD Homicide Detail: 415-553-1145
SFPD Operations Center: (after hours) 415-553-1071
SFPD Anonymous Tip Line: 415-575-4444
SFPD CASE #050 516 665