November 27, 2015

Henderson Police Still Seeking Assistance with Fatal Hit and Run

The Henderson Police Department is still in need of the public’s help. We are asking that anyone who was in this area and possibly witnessed anything involving this incident to please come forth with information: On October 21, 2015, around 9:12 PM, officers with the Henderson Police Department responded to the area of E. Andrews […]

Henderson Police Make Department Arrest in Narcotics Charge

  On Monday, November 9, 2015, Henderson Police Officers arrested Derrick Darnell Hanks Jr.  Hanks, 24, 197 Big Ruin Creek Lane, Henderson was charged with the following offenses:  Carrying a concealed weapon, possession with the intent to manufacture, sell, or deliver marijuana, maintaining a vehicle for keeping/selling controlled substances, felonious possession of marijuana, and possession […]

Henderson Police Department – Arrest Made in Shooting

On Monday, November 09, 2015, members of the Henderson Police Department Criminal Investigation Division arrested Tashawn Tyquail Baskerville. Baskerville, 17, 904 Sombrero Lane, Henderson was charged with the following offenses: Assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury, discharging a weapon into an occupied vehicle, possession of a handgun by a […]

Flood of Fake Tax Calls Targets NC Consumers

Scammers posing as US Treasury officials are calling North Carolinians and demanding that you pay taxes right away or face a lawsuit or arrest. More than 500 consumers have reported these fraudulent calls to our office in the past week, with many of the reports coming from eastern North Carolina. We’ve warned you about phony […]

“Protect Social Security” scam targets seniors

Senior citizens in North Carolina are getting a misleading mailing that asks them to vote in a referendum on Social Security—once they’ve made a donation of $22 to cast their ballot. Seniors and authorities in Cleveland County have reported the scam, which could be happening in other areas of the state. People who get the […]

Henderson Police Seeking Information on Shooting near Water and Pinkston Street – Reward Offered for Info

On Wednesday, November 04, 2015, around noon, Henderson Police Officers were dispatched to the area of Water and Pinkston Streets in Henderson in response to someone shot. While en-route, officers were notified the victim was being transported to medical help by private vehicle. The driver of the vehicle transported the victim to Henderson Fire Station […]

Arrest Made from Shooting on West Andrews Avenue

On Friday morning, October 16, 2015, members of the Henderson Police Department Patrol Operations Division responded to Gate City Foods, 601 W. Andrews Avenue in Henderson. Arriving officers found Jimmie Davis, 26, suffering from a gunshot wound. The investigation revealed that Davis and another individual, Dyquarium Moore were fired upon after they exited the store. […]

Henderson Vance Crime Stoppers Crimes of the Month – Rewards Offered for Info

Hit & Run Death by Motor Vehicle Case On October 21, 2015 at approximately 9:12 P.M. officers of the Henderson Police responded to the intersection of E. Andrews Ave. and US-1 in reference to a vehicle collision with a pedestrian. Upon arrival officers found Gordon Hargrove black male subject in a wheel chair was struck […]

Scammers pretend to be DOJ

Some North Carolina consumers have reported getting calls from people pretending to be with the North Carolina Department of Justice who demand that they pay a $1,000 fine for unpaid taxes or face immediate arrest. The calls even appear to come from NCDOJ’s main office number, (919) 716-6400. But the fines aren’t real, and the […]

Henderson Police Department Seeking Public’s Assistance in Locating Hit and Run Vehicle

On October 21, 2015 around 9:12 PM officers with the Henderson Police Department responded to the area of E. Andrews Ave and US 1 South, Henderson in reference to a person that had been struck by a semi-truck.  Upon arrival, officers found the victim deceased from serious injuries.  The driver of the semi-truck struck the […]