APD requests information on Patton Ave. stabbing

Press release from Asheville Police Department:

The Asheville Police Department (APD) is seeking information on a stabbing that occurred at approximately 9:15 p.m. on August 29. APD responded to the 600 block of Patton Avenue after receiving a report of a person suffering from a gunshot wound. When officers arrived they located the victim suffering from a stab wound. The victim reported that they were stabbed after a verbal argument in the parking lot of Boost Mobile. The victim was transported to Mission Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

If anyone has any information on this incident they are encouraged to contact the Asheville Police Department at (828) 252-1110.

The Asheville Police Department is committed to addressing violent crime in our community. Since January 1, 2020, 44 individuals have been injured, or passed away, as a result of a stabbing in the City of Asheville.

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One thought on “APD requests information on Patton Ave. stabbing

  1. Mike R.

    More evidence that we need to defund the Asheville Police Department. Asheville is a totally safe and crime free mecca. Who needs police?

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