Shooting leaves 1 dead in Buncombe Co.

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BUNCOMBE CO., NC (WSPA) – Deputies in Buncombe County are investigating after a shooting at a home left one person dead, Friday night.

The shooting happened shortly before 9:20pm along Pinners Cove Road.

The victim, 31-year-old Corey Lee Gentry, was pronounced dead at the home.

The Buncombe County Sheriff’s Office said that investigators were searching for a vehicle of interest in connection with the shooting.

That vehicle, a 2019 white Honda Civic with South Carolina license plate RIZ 530, was found overnight, according to the sheriff’s office.

There’s no word yet on any suspects in the shooting.

We will update this story as more information becomes available.

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