Memphis Blues Host 'Cap'n Pete' Dead
July 17, 2008 at 5:30 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of noncommercial WEVL (VOLUNTEER RADIO)/MEMPHIS Blues show host DEE "CAP'N PETE" HENDERSON, who was found dead from a gunshot wound in his Southwest MEMPHIS home WEDNESDAY morning.
HENDERSON, 74, was found in his backyard by his grandson after 9a CT WEDNESDAY morning. He joined WEVL in 1982 and hosted "CAP'N PETE'S BLUES CRUISE" on FRIDAY nights.