New Man Arrested in Flour Bluff Homicide - South Texas, Corpus Christi, Coastal Bend

New Man Arrested in Flour Bluff Homicide

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Occurred on 2/12/13, 8:34pm  Murder  Waldron Road and Fawn Drive

Corpus Christi Police Department Homicide/Robbery arrested 47-year old Mark Baker in connection with the February 12, 2013 stabbing death of a 24-year old man. A warrant was obtained for Baker after he was positively identified by a witness as being involved in the murder. Baker was arrested on February 14, 2013 at 10501 S. Padre Island Drive.

Through their continued investigation Homicide/Robbery Detectives were able to determine that Baker was not the individual responsible for the homicide.  Baker was released from the Nueces County Jail and charges were dismissed.

On late Friday afternoon, February 15, 2013, Marty William Warford, 47, was served with an arrest warrant for Murder in connection with this investigation.  Warford accompanied by his attorney turned himself to Homicide/Robbery Detectives shortly after the warrant was obtained.