March 15, 2018
On March 14, 2018 around 11:30 AM officers with the Henderson Police Department responded to 227 Harrell Street in reference to a shooting. Upon arrival, officers found three individuals suffering from gunshot injuries. Vance County EMS and Henderson Fire Department responded and transported Devonte Jamal Jones, 21, of Henderson to an area hospital for treatment. Two other individuals, Tyheem Shabazz Person, 27, of 227 Harrell Street, and Dyrel Jermal Kittrell, 28, of Henderson, succumbed to their injuries on scene.
This is an ongoing investigation with the Henderson Police Department and the North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation.
The Henderson Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance. If anyone has any information related to this case they are urged to contact the Henderson Police Department at 252-438-4141 or 252-492-0202, Crime Stoppers at 252-492-1925, or through the use of the P3 app on a smartphone or tablet device. Callers may remain anonymous and Crime Stoppers offers rewards for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of suspects involved in criminal acts.
Press Release- Wednesday, March 14, 2018
On March 14, 2018 around 11:30AM officers with the Henderson Police Department responded to 227 Harrell Street in reference to a shooting.
Upon arrival, multiple people were located suffering from gunshot wounds. Their identity and condition cannot be released at this time. The Henderson Police Department, along with the SBI, are in the preliminary stages of the investigation and further information will be released when available.
We are asking for the public’s help with any information they may have on this situation. Anyone with information can call the Henderson Police Department directly at 252-438-4141 or through Crime Stoppers at 252-492-1925. Cash rewards are available for information that leads to the arrest and/or conviction of the perpetrator(s).
Authority: Chief M.W. Barrow