A woman was stabbed and killed on Sunday, Aug. 16, in the Montford community. Click here to download a PDF of the Asheville Police Department report of the incident.
Asheville police charged Charles Alexander Diez, an Asheville firefighter since 1992, with attempted first-degree murder after he allegedly fired on cyclist Alan Simons with a .38 caliber handgun on July 26. The bullet ripped through the lining of Simons’ helmet and, according to police, came within less than an inch of striking him in the […]
These reports from the Asheville Police Department include all the incidents the APD qualified as “gang related” from July to November 2008, ranging from fraud and vandalism to burglary and armed robbery. Click here to see reports from July 2008. Click here to see reports from August 2008. Click here to see reports from September […]
There’s perhaps nothing more unnerving than being robbed by people you thought were police officers. And for the real men and women in blue, there’s perhaps nothing more galling. On Jan. 12, local police arrested and charged 28-year-old Gregory Neal Hitch of Fletcher and 27-year-old Jason Everette Allen of Arden with approaching people, pretending to […]