CAPTURED: Baker PD confirms capture of ‘armed and dangerous’ suspect


Baker Police Department

BAKER, La. (BRPROUD) – An ‘armed and dangerous’ man is in custody on Friday morning.

The Baker Police Department has been searching for 31-year-old Thomas Wayne Joseph since last month.

Joseph was apprehended by the US Marshal’s Violent Crime Fugitive Task Force around 3 a.m. on Thursday, January 15.

Joseph is facing these charges:

  • 1 count of 2nd degree Murder
  • 6 counts of Attempted 2nd Degree Murder

According to the Baker Police Department, “this subject has a violent and lengthy criminal history.”

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