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Springfield police identify latest homicide victim

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Springfield police have identified the city's latest murder victim as 21-year-old Abdul-Azeez Baker.

The Springfield man was found suffering from multiple gun shot wounds at 513 Union Street around 11 a.m. Sunday.

He was transported to an area hospital and died in the emergency room.

Police said evidence at the scene suggests Baker was also armed with a handgun and possibly used it before he was shot.

This marks the 19th homicide in the city during 2013.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Springfield Police Department's detective bureau at 413-787-6355.

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