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Ripley murder suspect added to TBI's top ten most wanted

Wednesday, March 11, 2009

Ripley, TN- The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has added a murder suspect out of Ripley, Tenn to its list of TBI's Top Ten Most Wanted fugitives in an effort to make an arrest in this week's murder on Woodford Cove.

Michael Henry, 37, is wanted for 2nd Degree Murder in the death of Jason Powledge. Powledge's body was found wrapped in a tarp inside Henry's apartment, 313A Woodford Cove, Ripley, Tenn., on Tuesday. Investigators believe he was stabbed to death sometime between March 9 and the morning of March 10. Henry has admitted involvement, but is believed to have fled the area. The Ripley Police Department and TBI are investigating the case together.

Henry has a criminal history that includes armed robbery, domestic assault, public intoxication and passing bad checks.

Henry is a white male with brown eyes and brown hair. He's approximately 6'3" and weighs 265 lbs. Henry may be traveling in a 1989 two-tone brown Ford Bronco with expired Tennessee tags 607 KKV. He is considered armed and dangerous and is possibly suicidal. Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Michael Henry should contact the TBI at 1-800-TBI-FIND. There is a $1000 reward for information leading to his arrest

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Henny you.ve hit t he big list.

-- Posted by chief_ty20 on Wed, Mar 11, 2009, at 6:22 PM

There is a solution to dealing with this type of behavior, it's called extermination.

-- Posted by Mister-D on Thu, Mar 12, 2009, at 1:04 AM

I dont sleep nor eat i wake up every morning and ask my self what could i have done keep this man from killing my brother. This man henry killed my brotheer my only big brother my mothers first born son all because of what you needed money so you robbed him and stabbed him to death. I hope they catch you and burn you to death and you are going to burn in hell. We laid my brother to rest yesterday and it hurt so bad to know that i would never see my brother alive again. Its last words to me was that he loved me and now he is gone i hurt so bad i just dont know what esle to do but justice wil be served here on earth and by Gods word. Jason OBrien Powledge is very loved an missed.

-- Posted by lovely little me on Sun, Mar 15, 2009, at 10:28 AM

My prayers go out to Jason's family. I am so sorry for your loss. I have not seen Jason in many years, but we were classmates. I hope this man is caught and punished to the full extent of the law.

-- Posted by slt2m on Mon, Mar 16, 2009, at 8:19 AM

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