Investigation underway after man killed in Asheville

Published: Jan. 19, 2023 at 10:44 AM EST|Updated: Jan. 19, 2023 at 5:58 PM EST
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ASHEVILLE, N.C. (FOX Carolina) - The Asheville Police Department is investigating after a man was killed in a shooting on Wednesday night.

Officers said 27-year-old Mackenzie Strictland was found on Southern Street around 11:30 p.m. with multiple gunshot wounds. EMS responded to the scene but Strictland died from his injuries.

Police arrested Cody Lee Guyton, who is charged with first-degree murder.

Police said their investigation remains active. Anyone with information is asked to text TIP2APD or call 828-252-1110.