Sergeant Daniel Baker
Dickson County Sheriff’s Office, Tennessee
End of Watch Wednesday, May 30, 2018
- Age 32
- Tour 10 years
- Badge Not available
- Military Veteran
- Cause Gunfire
- Weapon Gun; Unknown type
- Offender At large
Sergeant Daniel Baker was shot and killed while responding to a call about a suspicious vehicle in the area of Sam Vineyard Road and Tidwell Switch Road.
Dispatchers lost contact with Sergeant Baker after he arrived at the scene and other officers were sent to make contact with. His vehicle was tracked by GPS and located several miles away by an officer from another agency. His body was located inside of the vehicle.
The subject who shot him was identified and remains at large.
Sergeant Baker was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran and had served with the Dickson County Sheriff’s Office for 10 years. He is survived by his wife and children.
Please contact the following agency to send condolences or to obtain funeral arrangements:
Sheriff Jeff Bledsoe
Dickson County Sheriff’s Office
140 County Jail Drive
Charlotte, TN 37036 Phone: (615) 789-4130