Man found dead of ‘apparent homicidal violence’ during welfare check in Thomasville, police say
THOMASVILLE, N.C. — A 58-year-old man is dead from what Thomasville police called “apparent homicidal violence,” according to a news release.
At about 3:23 p.m. Wednesday, officers visited 513-A Afton Street for a welfare check when they noticed the door was open.
Inside, police found 58-year-old Bennie Vines dead “from apparent homicidal violence.”
Detectives interviewed Vines’s neighbors and searched the home.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Thomasville police at (336) 475-4260 or Crime Stoppers at (336) 476-8477.