Man accused of murder, shooting gun into crowd indicted

Man accused of murder, shooting gun into crowd indicted

HENDERSON, Ky. (WFIE) - A man has been indicted on murder and assault charges.

Henderson Police say in the news release, Japaris Baker, 18, of Henderson was arrested for Assault, regarding the shooting of two of the people on Atkinson Street.
Henderson Police say in the news release, Japaris Baker, 18, of Henderson was arrested for Assault, regarding the shooting of two of the people on Atkinson Street. (Source: Henderson County Detention Center)

Police say one of the bullets hit and killed 19-year old Jai’Waun Waddlington, of Evansville.

According to police, 18-year old Travon Garrett and Johnel Henderson were both treated for gunshot wounds to the leg.

Baker’s next court appearance is set for September 10.

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