Wanted B&E suspect in Asheville, William Henson

Asheville Police are asking for help tracking down William Henson, III after they say he's wanted in connection to three break-ins and one attempted break-in on Monday, August 12. 

ASHEVILLE, NC (FOX Carolina) An investigation is underway after Asheville Police say a 38-year-old man broke into a business Monday night. 

According to officers, they first responded to an alarm at Builder's First Source in West Asheville. Upon arrival, they noticed a broken exterior window. 

As officers and K9 officers were clearing the business, another alarm went off in close proximity, this time at Image 420. It appeared that a suspect tried to kick in the business' back door, but to no avail. 

Officers say another business was broken into - bringing the total affected businesses to three, with one attempted break in. 

Through their investigations, police were able to identify 38-year-old William Jeter Henson III of Asheville as a suspect. 

He's wanted on the following charges: 

  • There Counts Felony Breaking and Entering
  • Attempted Breaking and Entering
  • Two Counts Damage to Real Property
  • Two County Injury to Real Property
  • Larceny after Breaking & Entering

Anyone with information on the crimes, or Henson's whereabouts, is asked to call the Asheville Police Department at (828) 252-1110 or Asheville-Buncombe Crime Stoppers at (828) 255-5050. Callers can remain anonymous. 


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