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    Timothy Baca Charged with First Degree Murder

    Timothy John Baca, 41, was in Jefferson County District Court today where he was advised of the charges filed against him in the the murder of his 65-year-old mother.
    Baca was charged with First Degree Murder, four counts of Second Degree Assault (F4); one count of Tampering with Physical Evidence (F6) and five violent crime counts (sentence enhancers).
    On March 28th at 8:00 a.m. Lakewood police were called to 1375 Everett Court where they found Bernice Madina deceased in her home. The investigation led to Timothy Baca, the son of Bernice Madina. The two lived together at the Everett Court residence.
    Baca was arrested on March 29th. He is being held without bail at the Jefferson County Detention Center. He will be back in court on May 29th at 1:30 for his preliminary hearing.

    Pam Russell
    DA Public Information

    April 4, 2014

    Timothy Baca

    Last Updated: 4-4-2014
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