Jose Angel Hernandez Indicted For 2011 Murder Of Jeimy Baquero

Wednesday, December 11, 2019
Jose Angel Hernandez
Jose Angel Hernandez
A Hamilton County grand jury on Monday issued an indictment for Jose Angel Hernandez, who is believed responsible for the first-degree murder of Jeimy Baquero on Aug. 3. 
 
 The badly beaten body of Ms. Baquero was found inside the closet of a rental house at 4103 Shady Oak Dr. in Ooltewah. She was 34.

 

The Cold Case Unit with the Hamilton County District Attorney’s Office has been re-examining the case and is looking for information that may lead to the apprehension and arrest of Hernandez, who has also used the aliases Carlos Frausto and Renee Hernandez.

 

Anyone having information on this case is urged to call the cold case hotline at 423 209-7470.

 


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