The Halifax Regional Police/RCMP Integrated Major Crime Unit continues to investigate the murder of Ronald Jack Henderson. Yesterday was the thirtieth anniversary of his murder.
On April 5, 1986, police responded to 90 Withrod Drive in Halifax after Mr. Henderson was found on the side of the road suffering from serious injuries. He was transported to hospital where he later died.
The investigation revealed that Mr. Henderson, a taxi driver with Armdale Taxi, picked up two fares on Herring Cove Road. He later got into an altercation with an unidentified suspect(s) in front of 90 Withrod Drive. The suspect(s) took Mr. Henderson’s taxi and left him on the side of the road. His taxi was later located abandoned at a local school parking lot. Investigators believe there are individuals who have information that could result in an arrest and possible charges.
Anyone with information about this unsolved homicide is asked to contact the Halifax Regional Police/RCMP Integrated Major Crime Unit at (902) 490-5333. Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or texting a tip - Tip 202 + your message to 274637. This case is part of the Nova Scotia Department of Justice Rewards for Major Unsolved Crimes Program.