A western Kentucky man has been charged with murder, rape and kidnapping after the remains of a teenager missing since last October were found yesterday.
Police arrested 56-year-old Ralph Belt of Providence yesterday
after discovering the remains of 19-year-old Rosemary Baker of
The remains were discovered at an undisclosed location on
Saturday. The state medical examiner's officer used dental records
to determine Baker's identity.
Baker was reported missing in October. Police did not say when
or how Baker was killed. Belt was lodged in the Hopkins County
Detention Center following his arrest.