Christipher Baker charged with second degree murder

MESA COUNTY, Colo. (KKCO) The death of a man on November 2nd prompts an arrest and second degree murder charge on Friday.

The victim, 30-year-old Matthew Curtis Wilkerson was found unresponsive on the evening of November 2nd. The Mesa County Coroner's office ruled his death a homicide by strangulation.

Christipher Baker was arrested just after noon and charged with murder in the second degree and false reporting to authorities. He is being held with no bond until first appearance with a judge.


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