HENDERSON, N.C. (WNCN) — The Vance County Sheriff’s Office said an “armed and dangerous” man is now in custody after a Thursday morning shooting.
On Thursday, deputies responded to the area of Gillburg Lane in Henderson regarding a shooting. After arriving, deputies learned that two men were shot and transported to Maria Parham Medical Center. One victim, later identified as Daniel Blake Grissom of Henderson, ultimately died from his injuries.
The sheriff’s office said the suspect, Eric Ryan Hill, was last seen driving a white Ford Explorer in the area of Sheetz in Henderson around 7:47 a.m. on Thursday.
Shortly before 9:30 a.m., Hill was taken into custody. He’s been charged with first-degree murder.
Anyone with information in connection to this case is asked to contact the Vance County Sheriff’s Office.