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One Dead in Shooting at Marc's Sports Grill and Nightlife

Marc's Sports Grill & Nightlife in Glendale.
Marc's Sports Grill & Nightlife in Glendale. Phoenix New Times archives
The Glendale Police Department is currently searching for a suspect in connection with a recent shooting outside a West Valley bar that left one person dead.

According to police officials, the deadly incident took place in the parking lot of Marc’s Sports Grill & Nightlife during the early morning hours of Monday, January 22.

The victim in the shooting has been identified as 48-year-old Valley resident Julian Baker, who police say was shot multiple times by an unidentified gunman outside of Marc’s.

Baker was alive when police responded at approximately 2:30 a.m., but later died from his injuries at a local hospital.


There’s been no word about what caused the shooting. Glendale Police have described the suspect as a 5-foot-5 male with a thin build.

Anyone with information is asked to call Silent Witness at 480-948-6377.
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Benjamin Leatherman is a staff writer at Phoenix New Times. He covers local nightlife, music, culture, geekery, and fringe pursuits.