Deputies Probing Child's Death

Cory Eischen
Staff Writer

During a news conference this morning, Mercer County Sheriff Jeff Grey said his office is investigating the homicide of Jaxxen Baker, 4, of Fort Recovery, Sunday night. Grey said the suspect, Cory W. Eischen, 39, of Fort Recovery, is yet to be formally charged in connection with the death. He is currently being held on a probation violation related to a 2014 felony domestic violence incident. Eischen's bond is $500,000 with a 10 percent cash provision.
Pick up a copy of Wednesday's edition of The Evening Leader for more details.