EDEN, N.C. -- Rockingham County Sheriff's deputies have arrested a third person in connected to the kidnapping and murder of Benjamin Alexander Baker.
Demetrius Lamar Farmer was arrested in Danville, Virginia and is charged with First Degree Murder and First Degree Kidnapping.
One of Baker's friends found his body inside his house on the morning of January 15. The person went to check on Baker after he didn't show up for work. Rockingham County Sheriff Deptuies say Baker's door was partially opened.
Earlier this month, Deputies arrested Daquarius Rashawn Martin and Zachary Wray Haley and charged them with First Degree Kidnapping and First Degree Murder.
Deputies say Baker died from an apparent gunshot wound.
The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information about this homicide is asked to call the Rockingham County Sheriff's Office at 336-634-3232 or Rockingham County Crime Stoppers at 336-349-9683.
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