SBI and Chapel Hill Police Investigate Faith Hedgepeth Murder - $40,000 Reward for Information

RALEIGH -- The State Bureau of Investigation and the Chapel Hill Police Department have asked for the public’s help in providing any information that would lead to the killer of UNC Chapel Hill student Faith Hedgepeth who was murdered two years ago. There is a reward up to $40,000 is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of Hedgepeth’s killer.

“If anyone was in the area and saw something – no matter how insignificant – it might have a connection – we would hope they would come forward,” said Chapel Hill Police Chief Chris Blue. “If they heard something or overheard someone mention something in relation to this case – something that struck them as strange – we would hope they would come forward.”

Anyone with information is asked to call (919) 614-6363. An investigator assigned to the case will be staffing the phone 24 hours a day.

If a caller wants to remain anonymous, call the Chapel Hill-Carrboro-UNC Crime Stoppers number at (919) 942-7515.

To view the video of Faith Hedgepeth’s mother and father reaching out to the community for help, click here.


Contact: Pamela Walker
Phone: (919) 733-5027