Samuel Baker (3929)



10/1/2007: Baker died from a spinal cord fracture and dislocation after being tased by police on W Screven St. Baker fell to the ground after being “tasered.” Police were responding to report of man with knife. Upon being confronted by police, Baker “flashed the officers his knife”, at which point the officers used the Taser on Baker. http://www.walb.com/story/7170138/video-captures-death-of-quitman-man?redirected=true

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