Covington investigators searching for witnesses to Dec. 30 murder

Posted: 5:33 PM, Mar 01, 2019
Updated: 2019-03-01 22:33:26Z
Patrick Blanchard

COVINGTON, Ky. — A grand jury on Thursday indicted 33-year-old Patrick Orlando Blanchard on charges of murder and possession of a handgun by a convicted felon.

Blanchard was arrested Dec. 30, 2018, in connection with the murder of 35-year-old Natasha Henderson earlier that morning.

According to police, Blanchard was riding in a vehicle when he shot and killed Henderson, leaving her body lying in the street. Investigators believe passengers in at least two vehicles behind Blanchard’s witnessed the shooting.

Anyone with information about the incident or those witnesses should call Covington Detective Jess Hamblin at 859-292-2375.

Those wishing to remain anonymous should call Crimestoppers at 513-352-3040.