Police investigating deadly shooting in Asheville - FOX Carolina 21

Police investigating deadly shooting in Asheville

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ASHEVILLE, NC (FOX Carolina) -

The Asheville Police Department said a homicide investigation is underway after a fatal shooting on Sunday.

Officers were called to Pisgah View Apartments around 10:37 p.m. in regards to shots being fired near Building 39.

Police said when they arrived on scene, they found 28-year-old Lavar Ahkeem Bailey unconscious with a gunshot wound. Bailey was transported to Mission Hospital where he later passed away.

His death was ruled a homicide.

No arrests have been made in the case. Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact the Asheville Police Department at 828-252-1110.

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