Press release from APD:
Asheville Police are investigating an apparent drive-by shooting in which someone shot multiple rounds into an apartment. There were residents inside the home, including children, but fortunately, no one was injured.
APD Patrol Officers responded around 2:39 a.m. to the 60 block of Bingham Road to investigate reports of gun discharge into an occupied dwelling. Officers canvassed the residence and found damage from the gunshots to windows, and the upstairs bedroom, where a resident was sleeping. They also found multiple shell casings outside of the residence.
APD investigators are asking for the public’s help with any information about this shooting. Please contact APD at (828) 252-1110, or you can send an anonymous tip using the TIP2APD smartphone application (search “Asheville PD” in your app store) or by texting TIP2APD to 847411.