Shooting Incident Monday July 18th Updated


On July 20, 2011 members of the Henderson Police Department Major Crimes Unit arrested and charged Catherine Denise Dunston, 48, of 670 Foster Road, Henderson with assault with a deadly weapon with the intent to kill inflicting serious injury in relation to the shooting of David Parham. Ms. Dunston received a $100,000 secured bond pending a court hearing on August 5, 2011.


On July 18th, 2011 around 12:28 AM officers with the Henderson Police Department responded to Maria Parham Medical Center in reference to a person who had been shot at 422 Harriett Street, Henderson. Upon arrival, officers found David Parham suffering from a gunshot wound to the back. Mr. Parham was taken to the hospital by a personal vehicle. Mr. Parham was later transported to an area hospital where he is listed in stable condition. Members of the Henderson Police Department Major Crimes Unit are continuing the investigation.