Reshod Lamar Henderson

A suspect accused of kidnapping a women in Asheville (Buncombe County Sheriff's Office, May 14, 2021)

ASHEVILLE, NC (FOX Carolina) The Asheville Police Department says a suspect was arrested on Friday after a woman he kidnapped escaped while he was sleeping.

Officers say that the suspect, Reshod Lamar Henderson, was arrested for kidnapping and sexually assaulting a victim for three days. According to officers, his charges include.  

  • First-degree kidnapping
  • Second-degree sex offense
  • Second-degree rape
  • Sexual servitude  

Henderson is currently being held on a $600,000 secured bond.

According to officers, the victim escaped on May 13 and called 911. 

This is the third time that this suspect has been arrested within the last year. We covered the first two incidents last year. Full coverage of those incidents can be found here:

This situation is still developing, we will continue to update the story as more details are released. 

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