VICTORVILLE, CA (VVNG.com) — A 32-year-old security guard at the Green Tree Inn hotel was arrested for the murder of Alexander Jackson Baldwin.
Investigating detectives identified the suspect as Clarence Jonesan Apple Valley resident, and arrested him at his workplace at 14173 Green Tree Blvd on Monday, July 18, 2022. Officials said he was arrested without incident and is being held on bail for ‘one million dollars.
On April 1, 2022, at 2:12 a.m., deputies were dispatched to the Green Tree Inn after the reporter advised he heard gunshots and observed an adult male on the ground.
When deputies arrived, they found Alexander Jackson-Baldwin near the hotel entrance with a gunshot wound. At around 2:20 a.m., medical personnel arrived and eventually pronounced Jackson-Baldwin deceased.
Authorities have not provided a motive for the murder. Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to contact the Homicide Department at 909-387-3609.
Callers wishing to remain anonymous should contact the We-Tip hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463) or visit wetip.com.
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