Homicide Arrest Made For Monday Shooting Death In Ensley

April 17, 2019

An Escambia County man is now behind bars charged in connection with a deadly shooting early Monday morning in Ensley.

Bobby Johndal Hawkins is charged with homicide for the death of 28-year old Kyle Isaiah Baldwin. He was shot on East Ensley Street near Vickie Street around 2 a.m. Monday.

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office said this in ongoing investigation and more arrests could be made in this case.

A deputy was leaving the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office precinct on Hood Drive, next to Walmart, early Monday morning when they heard multiple gunshots. The deputy soon noticed a vehicle being driven erratically, and the driver pulled the vehicle over a short distance away near Hannah Street and Highway 29. A passenger in the vehicle was dead from gunshot wounds.

The driver was questioned and released.


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