Murder Suspect Apprehended

Update on October 1, 2014:  Gregory Lamant Baskett has been apprehended and is currently being held in the Cumberland County Jail.


Press Release: September 29, 2014:  Gregory Lamant Baskett, 43, is wanted for 1st Degree Murder in connection with the death of Tisha Hargrove. The victim and the suspect were living in a domestic relationship at the residence of 124 N. Bullock Street, Henderson at the time of the incident. Mr. Baskett is an African American male. He is 5’8” and 167 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes. Mr. Baskett possible might be in the Raleigh or Fayetteville areas. If you have any information or know the whereabouts of Mr. Baskett please contact your local law enforcement agency. Do not attempt to apprehend or confront this individual as he is considered armed and dangerous. Citizens may also wish to contact the Henderson Police Department at 252-438-4141 or Crime Stoppers at 252-492-1925. Callers may remain anonymous. Crime Stoppers offers a reward up to $2,000 for information that leads to an arrest.  


Press Release: September 22, 2014:  On September 21, 2014 officers with the Henderson Police Department responded to 124 N. Bullock Street, Henderson in reference to a suspicious death. Officers found Tisha Hargrove, 46, deceased inside the residence. The investigation is ongoing. The State Bureau of Investigation is assisting the Henderson Police Department with the investigation. An autopsy will be conducted by the North Carolina State Medical Examiner’s Office.