Detective Sergeant Francis P. Baker

Detective Sergeant Francis P. Baker

New York City Police Department, New York

End of Watch Sunday, April 22, 1923

Francis P. Baker

Detective Sergeant Baker was killed when his car struck a pole on West 240th Street and Broadway in Manhattan.

Sergeant Baker was pursuing a stolen vehicle and swerved to avoid another vehicle that was in his path. He struck a pole and was seriously injured.

Sergeant Baker was removed to the hospital where he died seven days later from a fractured skull.

Bio

  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicle pursuit
  • Incident Date Sunday, April 15, 1923
  • Weapon Not available
  • Offender Not available

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