ASHEVILLE, NC (WSPA) – Police have charged a man in connection with the shooting death of a teenager in Asheville, Monday morning.
According to Asheville Police, 25-year-old Deveron Angelo Roberts has been charged with first degree murder.
Roberts is accused of shooting 18-year-old Antwan Terrell Eddings around 5:30am Monday.
Police responded to Fayetteville Street for a report of shots fired and found Eddings who had died from his injuries at the scene.
Asheville Police said Monday that officers had taken a person of interest into custody after an hours-long standoff at a neighboring home.
Roberts is being held in the Buncombe County Detention Center.