UPDATE (April 27, 2016 12:55 p.m.):
Detectives are still searching for the person killed a Woodlawn man.
Kenneth Damont Henson (37) was last seen in the Walbrook Junction Section of Baltimore City on May 2, 2015 around 2 p.m. His black Dodge Charger was later found in the 2800 block of Rosalind Avenue 21215. He resided in the 600 block of Kirkwood Road 21207.
On October 11 at 9:25 a.m. a human skull was found in the woods near Owings Mills Boulevard and Gwynnbrook Avenue. The skull was later determined to be Henson's.
Despite a thorough investigation, detectives have not been able to positively identify any suspects in this case. They are now looking to the public for help.
Anyone with information on this case is asked to call Baltimore County Police at 410-307-2020 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.
Original release (December 9, 2015 12:11 p.m.):
The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner has identified the remains found on October 11 in the area of Owings Mills Boulevard and Gwynnbrook Avenue 21117 as the remains of 38-year-old Kenneth Henson of 1600 block of Kirkwood Road 21207.
The autopsy has ruled that the cause of death was multiple injuries and the manner of death was homicide.
In May, Kenneth Henson was reported missing from his home in the 600 block of Kirkwood Road 21207.
On October 11 at 9:25 a.m., police were called to the area of Owings Mills and Gwynnbrook Avenue after a couple of people taking a walk through a wooded area discovered what appeared to be a human skull. Police came back to search the area three more times with Towson University students in a Forensic Science group along with Bay Area and Chesapeake Search and Rescue Dogs. Additional human remains were found during those searches.
The remains were taken to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner where they were positively identified as Kenneth Henson.
This incident has now shifted from a missing person investigation to a homicide investigation. Homicide detectives need the public's assistance in gathering information that will assist in identifying the person responsible for killing Kenneth Henson.
Anyone with information on this incident or Kenneth Henson is asked to call Baltimore County Police at 410-307-2020 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP. Callers to Metro Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous.
Original release for missing person: http://ow.ly/VFKNC
Original release for found remains: http://ow.ly/VFL1I
Photograph of Kenneth Henson
Photograph of a car that is very similar to the one that Kenneth Henson had been operating
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