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Suspicious Death Investigation

On Friday November 23, 2012 at approximately 1145 hrs. deputies from the Buncombe County Sheriffs Office responded to a report of a dead body at Carrion Lane in the Candler community. The caller reported that they were cleaning up their property and discovered a white male lying near the edge of their property line. Sheriff’s [...]

Homicide Investigation in Asheville

The Buncombe County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the homicide of Thomas Curtis Reese. Reese is a white male 29 years of age. Reese was originally from Florida and was visiting the Asheville area recently. Sheriffs investigators have talked with witnesses who saw Reese and companions in the west Asheville and Candler area prior to his [...]

Henderson Man Arrested for Assault in Stabbing Incident

At approximately 7:26PM on 10-18-2012 the Henderson County 911 Center received an emergency call reporting a stabbing at Westall Street in the East Flat Rock community of Henderson County. Units from the Henderson County Sheriff’s Office, Blue Ridge Fire and Rescue and Henderson County EMS responded to the scene and found Keith Carpenter age 48 [...]

US Marshals Help Upstate Officers Capture 3 Murder Suspects

Operation Intercept (OPIN) the U.S. Marshals fugitive apprehension task force made up of Deputy U.S. Marshals and officers with the Pickens, Greenville, Spartanburg, and Anderson County Sheriff’s Offices, Greenville City Police, SLED, alongside Deputy US Marshals from the Appalachian Fugitive Investigative Strike Team (AFIST) in Asheville, NC and Asheville Police, announce the location and apprehension [...]

Double Homicide in Buncombe County

On Sunday August 7 at 0600 hrs the Buncombe EOC received a 911 call from 1 Border Street in Black Mountain NC. The call was in reference to a domestic disturbance. Upon the arrival of responding officers it was discovered that three people had been stabbed. Two people had been fatally wounded and a third [...]

Mother Arrested who Led Greenville County Deputies on Chase

The Greenville County Sheriff’s Office has arrested and charged 32 year old Margaret Ann Boston of Greenville for Failure to Stop for a Blue Light. At approximately 11:52 am the Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call reporting a female in a burgundy minivan was driving very erratically, driving on the sidewalks, and then hitting several [...]

Child Pornography Arrest in Buncombe County

On May 19, 2011 Detectives with the Buncombe County Sheriff’s Office and the Asheville Police Department arrested Stephen Schmid of Ed Debruhl Road, Alexander NC. Schmid was charged with three counts of 2nd degree sexual exploitation of a Minor and Manufacturing Marijuana. His bond is set at $65,000 secure. The NC State Bureau of Investigation [...]

Arrest Warrants Lead to Drug Charges

On Monday May 16, 2011 Deputies of the Henderson County Sheriff’s Office Warrant Division went to Pennsylvania Road in Horse Shoe, North Carolina to serve arrest warrants that had been issued for Travis Walter Mintz and Chelsea Lea Dickerson regarding an allegation and complaint for Injury to Real Property. During the warrant service deputies discovered [...]

Buncombe Man Arrested for Possession of Flour and Shrimp

On Sunday, May 1, 2011, at approximately 05:57 hrs., the Buncombe County Sheriff’s Office arrested Antonio Carranza. Media coverage of this event has led to concerns among some community members as to the reasons that led deputies to arrest Mr. Carranza. The Buncombe County Sheriff’s Office received a request for assistance from the North Carolina [...]

Parish Suber Arrest

On Wednesday April 27 at approximately 0400 hrs. members of the Buncombe County Sheriffs Office Sheriffs Response Team, the Asheville Police Department Drug Suppression Unit and the North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation located and arrested Parish Dewight Suber at the Dunbar Apartment Complex located in South Asheville. Suber was arrested without incident and booked [...]