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10/2/06-Pittsburg

Pittsburg Murder Suspect In Turns Himself In

Twenty-year-old Joshua Wright of Pittsburg turned himself in today. Pittsburg police have charged Wright with murder. They say he fatally shot 30-year-old John Baker Saturday night at the Oak Estates Apartments on Hull Road in Pittsburg.  

Authorities say Baker was found slumped over in his car in front of the apartments, bleeding from a gunshot wound. He was taken to a local hospital, where he died. Police are unsure of a motive, but say this is the first murder in Pittsburg in more than four years.

Tracy Watler/Reporting: tracy@kltv.com

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