Sampson County Sheriff's Office
Sheriff's Office Makes Arrest in Death of Tina Marie Bass
On Wednesday, June 27, 2007, investigators with the Sampson County Sheriff's Office
arrested Perry Arthur Bass for the murder of his wife, Tina Marie Bass. Tina Marie Bass
was transported to Sampson Regional Medical Center during the early morning hours of
August 3, 2005, by ambulance. Ms. Bass later died at Sampson Regional Medical
Center on August 03, 2005. The suspicious circumstances surrounding Ms. Bass'
death initiated a criminal investigation by the Sampson County Sheriff's Office.
Investigators spent months processing evidence and conducting interviews, which
ultimately led to the arrest of Mr. Bass.