Who is Michael Baltimore? Man featured on '90 Day Fiance' now on US Marshals' 15 MOST WANTED list
The US Marshals are offering a $25,000 reward for information leading to his arrest
CARLISLE, PENNSYLVANIA: If you have watched ‘90 Day Fiancé: Happily Ever After?’, you might remember Michael Anthony Baltimore, who appeared in several episodes in the fourth season of the show. The 43-year-old is now on the list of US Marshals Service's 15 Most Wanted, after allegedly killing former employer Kendell Jerome Cook, who also appeared on the show, to death at Cook's GQ Barbershop last year.
According to officials, Baltimore is wanted for assault, homicide and parole violation charges. The US Marshals Service, which established the '15 Most Wanted Fugitive Program' in 1983 to prioritize the investigation and apprehension of high-profile offenders, wrote in the release, “The US Marshals Service has added to its 15 Most Wanted list a man wanted by the Carlisle, Pennsylvania, Police Department and the Middle District of Pennsylvania.” The note further read, “The agency is also now offering up to $25,000 for information leading to the capture of Michael Anthony Baltimore, who is alleged to have shot to death Kendell Jerome Cook and injured another man at the GQ Barbershop on North Hanover Street in Carlisle on May 22, 2021. Cook was the shop’s owner. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives has also offered a reward of up to $10,000, and Cumberland County Crime Stoppers has offered $2,000.”
Who is Michael Baltimore?
Baltimore, who is six feet and weighs around 215 pounds, is a barber and had worked for Cook until 2019. In the show, the two were informed by cast member Ashley Martson that her husband, Jay Smith, was having an affair with a woman in the barbershop's bathroom. Baltimore has an extensive criminal history and is known to be violent. As per US Marshals, he is considered to be armed and dangerous and should not be approached. “Michael Baltimore poses a serious threat to the community. By placing him on the 15 Most Wanted list, we have made his capture a top priority of the US Marshals Service,” said US Marshals Service Director Ronald Davis.
Another '90 Day Fiancé' star accused
As per DailyMail, another former star from '90 Day Fiancé', Geoffrey Paschel, was convicted of kidnapping and assaulting his ex-fiancée, Kristen Wilson. The 44-year-old Paschel was found guilty of multiple charges last October after a June 9, 2019 incident with Wilson.
Anyone with information on Baltimore’s location should call the US Marshals Service at 1-877-WANTED2 (926-8332). Anonymous tips may also be submitted via the US Marshals Tip App, and tips may be sent to Cumberland County Crime Stoppers at [email protected] or by calling (855)-628-8477.