Delray Beach police investigate death of wounded man dropped off at a fire station Friday
5:27 PM, Jan 13, 2014
9:19 AM, Jan 14, 2014
DELRAY BEACH, Fla. - Delray Beach police are investigating the death of a man that was dropped at a city fire station Friday afternoon with a wound to his head, said Sgt. Nicole Guerriero, spokeswoman for city police.
Ralph Baker died shortly after being dropped by two men around 2 p.m. at Fire Station 1, 501 W Atlantic Avenue, Guerriero said. The cause of his death is unknown, she said.
Baker was wearing blue jeans, a white shirt and no shoes at the time of his death.
Witnesses told police that the men who dropped off Baker could have driven a Chevy Caprice or a similar large, four-door sedan.
The men who dropped Baker left before police officers arrived on scene.
Police are asking the men in the vehicle or anyone with information regarding the events that led to Baker's death to call detective Stephanie Kearney at 561-243-7800, Palm Beach County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-458-TIPS or use the Delray Beach Police iPhone and Android MYPD application.