August 2, 2015

Chestnut Street Shooting – Reward Offered For Info

On Wednesday, July 8, 2015, Henderson Police Officers responded to 601 N. Chestnut Street in response to a call of someone shot. Officers found Derrick Davis, 29, 857 Cherry Street, Henderson suffering from a gunshot wound. Davis was transported to Maria Parham Medical center for treatment of injuries. A second individual Niya Askew, 16, 1465 […]

Heroin Trafficker Sentenced

Robert Korey White

On Tuesday, July 30, 2014, members of the Henderson Police Department Criminal Investigation Division and the North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation arrested Robert-Korey White, 31, 666 Vance Street, Henderson. White was charged with one count of trafficking heroin. White was charged after a traffic stop in which officers located 150 bricks(7,500 dosage units) of […]

Arrest Made in Attempted Murder

David Lee Davis

On Thursday, July 2, 2015, members of the Henderson Police Department responded to 1141 East Andrews Avenue in Henderson in response to someone being shot. When officers arrived, they found Ronald Williams, 37, 1923 Nicholas Street, Henderson suffering from a gunshot wound. Williams was transported by emergency service personnel to Maria Parham Medical Center for […]

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

Robbery Case: On May 27, 2015 at approximately 8:55 pm. Henderson Police Department officers responded to Walgreens 1411 Oxford Road Henderson, in reference to a armed robbery. Upon arrival officers talked to an employee who stated that a white male heavy set had a hand gun and robber the pharmacy of drugs. The Henderson Police Department encourages anyone with […]

Marijuana Growing Operation Raided

Marijuana Grow Operation1

On Tuesday, June 30, 2015, members of the Henderson Police Department Special Operations Unit, N. C. State Bureau of Investigation, N. C. Alcohol Law Enforcement Agency, and the Vance County Sheriff’s Department executed a search warrant at 239 Country Acres Drive in Henderson. Officers dismantled a sophisticated indoor marijuana growing operation. Growing marijuana, grow lights, […]

Wake County Resident Arrested on Heroin Charges

John Gregory Smith

On Tuesday, June 23, 2015, members of the Henderson Police Department Special Operations Unit arrested a Wake County resident on heroin related charges. John Gregory Smith, 23, 488 Horace Baker Road, Zebulon was charged with one count of possession of heroin. Smith was placed in the Vance County Jail after failing to post a 20,000.00 […]

Attorney General Roy Cooper: Scammers Try to Exploit Travel Season

Many people hit the road in the summer, and crooks know it. Watch out for scammers posing as loved ones who run into trouble while traveling and need your money. Emails from overseas You get an email that appears to come from a friend or relative who says they were traveling overseas when disaster struck. […]

Henderson Police Department Recognizes Officer Ashton Mitchell for Officer of the Month

Officer Ashton Mitchell

Chief Marcus W. Barrow of the Henderson Police Department is pleased to recognize Officer Ashton Mitchell as the Officer of the Month for May, 2015. The Officer of the Month recognition is a departmental award which is given to officers and Sergeants nominated by agency commanders for performance during the previous month which exceed the […]

Search Warranty Yields Marijuana Arrest

Kahlil Hicks

On Thursday, June 18, 2015, members of the Henderson Police Department Special Operations Unit executed a search warrant at 419 College Street in Henderson. As a result of the search, officers located a quantity of marijuana. Kahlil Hicks, 19, 410 Julia Street, Henderson was charged with possession with the intent to manufacture, sell/deliver marijuana, manufacturing […]

Attorney General Roy Cooper: Craigslist scam advertises false rental deals

If you’re looking for a home to rent, watch out for phony online listings. Rental fraudsters find information on properties that have been listed for sale elsewhere, create fake rental listings on websites like Craigslist, and then pose as the owners when potential tenants reply. A Winston-Salem-area consumer recently reported paying $1,000 to an online […]