Police released a suspect photo connected with an Oct. 1 shooting in Asheville.
According to the Asheville Police Department, Tyran Burton, 21, was involved in a robbery and shooting at the Pisgah View Apartments in West Asheville where a woman was shot twice in the legs.
Lieutenant Wallace Welch said Burton is considered armed, dangerous and affiliated with a gang.
Welch said Burton is on parole for a separate shooting and most likely has a handgun.
Police described Burton as 5'5", 130 pounds and has a small scar on his nose.
According to Welch, Burton often spends time at the Pisgah View, Livingston and Spruce Hill Apartment areas.
Active warrants for Burton include assault with a deadly weapon, assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury, robbery with a dangerous weapon, discharge of a firearm into an occupied dwelling, possession of a firearm by a felon, and parole commission violation.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Asheville Police at 828-259-5850 or Crime Stoppers at 828-255-5050.
Sunday, August 31 2014 3:31 PM EDT2014-08-31 19:31:29 GMT
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