1 hurt in shooting at Asheville apts., 1 detained

Asheville Police investigating a shooting
Asheville Police investigating a shooting

ASHEVILLE, NC (WSPA) – Asheville Police say one person is in the hospital and another person has been detained after a shooting at Hillcrest Apartments.

Officers were called to the scene around 3:30am Sunday morning.

Once on scene, officers found one person suffering from a gunshot wound. That person was been taken to Mission Hospital with life-threatening injuries, police say.

Police say another person at the scene fled when officers arrived but say that person has since been detained. That’s person name has not been released.

Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call Asheville Police 828-252-1110 or Crime Stoppers at 828-255-5050.