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August 12th, 2011
Cold case suspect arrested in Buda




Federal marshals and Hays County sheriff’s deputies arrested a man in Buda on Thursday who is wanted for a cold case murder charge in Bell County.

Samuel Edward Baker, 44, who remains in the Hays County Jail without bail awaiting transfer to Bell County, is accused of killing 74-year-old Shellie Latham in 1989, in Belton.

Latham was found dead in her kitchen with multiple stab wounds.

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