Arrest made in Greyhound bus station shooting - FOX Carolina 21

Arrest made in Greyhound bus station shooting

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Patrick Earl Holliday (Asheville Police Dept.) Patrick Earl Holliday (Asheville Police Dept.)
ASHEVILLE, NC (FOX Carolina) -

Police said they arrested a man accused of shooting a woman at a western North Carolina Greyhound bus station.

Asheville police said about 9:15 p.m. on Wednesday a woman was shot at the Tunnel Road station and found lying between seats on a bus.

Police said the shooter fled behind Innsbruck Mall where a witness followed him where the suspect tried to kill the witness.

The suspect and the woman had been in a previous domestic relationship, according to investigators. They said the woman was in the intensive care unit at Mission Hospital.

Police found the suspect, identified as Patrick Earl Holliday, behind the mall along with the gun. They arrested and charged him with two counts of attempted murder, possession of firearm by a felon, assault on law enforcement with a deadly weapon and discharging a firearm into an occupied vehicle.

He was also served with an outstanding warrant for assault with a deadly weapon. He is being held at the county jail on a $560,000 bond.

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