1 killed, 1 injured in stabbing at Asheville party - FOX Carolina 21

1 killed, 1 injured in stabbing at Asheville party

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Clayton Jordan (Buncombe Co. Sheriff's Office) Clayton Jordan (Buncombe Co. Sheriff's Office)
ASHEVILLE, NC (FOX Carolina) -

One person was killed and another was injured in a stabbing during a fight at a party at an Asheville home Thursday morning.

The stabbing happened at 3:11 a.m. at 238 Bent Creek Ranch Rd.

Deputies said that when they arrived they found a large crowd of people, two of whom were suffering from stab wounds - 24-year-old Brandon Vasilauskas and 22-year-old Lauren Farmer.

Vasilauskas was taken to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead, deputies said. They said Farmer suffered minor injuries to her wrist and was expected to recover.

Clayton Jordan, 22, of Asheville, was charged with voluntary manslaughter and assault with a deadly weapon. He was being held in jail on a $50,000 bond.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Buncombe County Sheriff's Office investigations section at 828-250-4436.

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