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Bell County Murder Cold Case

Greta Henson Greta Henson

Date of News Release: 01/07/2016

(Middlesboro, Ky.) - On January 7, 1992 Greta Henson, 24, was discovered murdered in her home in Middlesboro, Kentucky. Greta Henson had injuries consistent with strangulation and gun shots to the back of the head. Ms. Henson was believed to have been shot with her own .38 revolver and there was also a jewelry box missing from her residence.

In September 2013, detectives from Post 10 submitted new evidence to the Kentucky State Police Crime Lab. With the advancement of forensic science, investigators believe they are closer to solving this case. Detectives still need the public's assistance in bringing closure to the family of the victim.

It has been 24 years to the day of Greta Henson’s murder. Investigators at Post 10 continue to work leads and will not stop until this case is resolved.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Post 10 Harlan at 606-573-3131.

Click here to go to Greta Henson's Cold Case Page