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Grand jury returns no true bill for murder suspect

3 years 1 month 2 weeks ago April 02, 2014 Apr 2, 2014 Wednesday, April 02 2014 April 02, 2014 3:49 PM in News
Source: WBRZ
By: Russell Jones

BAKER - A grand jury chose not to indict the teen at the center of Baker's first murder investigation of the year.

The grand jury returned no true bill for murder against Kenard Gaines, 17. Baker Police accused him of killing Kortlon Johnson, 19, back in January.

Investigators claimed Gaines and Johnson argued outside a home on Daniels Street, and that Gaines then shot Johnson several times before fleeing on foot.

Gaines surrendered to investigators after his name and image were released to the media.


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