Buncombe County Sheriff’s Office charges suspect in homicide investigation

Press release from the Buncombe County Sheriff’s Office:

As a result of an active investigation, the Buncombe County Sheriff’s Office has charged Quentin Dana Bashaw with the murder of Charles Radcliffe. Detectives have been investigating Radcliffe’s death since September 2021.


Bashaw was taken into custody today and is pending extradition to Buncombe County for trial. “The collaboration of our Criminal Investigation Unit and the Wilmington Police Department, New Hanover Sheriff’s Office, Novant Company Police and the United States Marshals Service Regional Taskforce was essential in locating Bashaw. We are thankful for their assistance in this investigation and apprehension,” says Sheriff Quentin Miller.

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