Deputies Investigate Brutal Murder in a Small Town

Deputies Investigate Brutal Murder in Small Town

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The Conecuh County Sheriff's department is investigating a homicide in Castleberry.  45-year-old Sidney James Baker has been arrested on murder. Investigators say he killed his former live-in girlfriend.

According to Conecuh County Sheriff's office, they got a call from a residence in the L Pond community Sunday evening, requesting deputies come to the residence as soon as possible. Deputies arrived at the residence at 5:26 p.m. and discovered the body of Shannon Renee Griffin. The victim's exact cause of death hasn't been released but they did say she died from multiple injuries.

Baker is being held in the Conecuh County Jail in Evergreen without bond.

 

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