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17-Year-Old Charged With Murder of Corban Henry

The Owensboro Police Department has charged a 17-Year-Old for the 2020 Homicide of Corban Henry.

Posted: May 4, 2021 4:45 PM
Updated: May 5, 2021 1:01 PM

Tuesday afternoon, detectives from the Owensboro Police Department charged a 17-year-old boy in connection to the 2020 shooting death of 15-year-old Corban Henry.

According to OPD, charges filed against the 17-year-old suspect include Murder, Attempted Murder, Wanton Endangerment, Receiving Stolen Property (Firearm), and Tampering With Evidence.

The charges were made after a forensic analysis was completed by the KSP crime lab in consultation with the Commonwealth Attorney's Office and Daviess County Attorney's Office.

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The charges come as an update to the 8-month investigation in which numerous tips were provided by the community.

OPD says the identity of the juvenile suspect can't be released until a transfer hearing is held, which will determine if he will face charges as an adult.

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