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Police seek assault suspect considered 'armed and dangerous'

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Shamar Dennis Powell (Source: Asheville PD) Shamar Dennis Powell (Source: Asheville PD)
ASHEVILLE, NC (FOX Carolina) -

Asheville police need your help to locate a wanted man who's considered 'armed and dangerous.'

Police said 27-year-old Shamar Dennis Powell has three open warrants for possession of a firearm by a felon and two counts of assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill or inflict serious injury.

Powell is described as 27-years-old, 6'2" and 173 pounds, with black hair, brown eyes and multiple tattoos on his arms and thigh. Police said Powell is known to frequent Pisgah View and Livingston.

Anyone with information on Powell's whereabouts is asked to contact the Asheville Police Department at 828-252-1110 or Buncombe County Crime Stoppers at 828-255-5050.

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