Police investigate deadly drive-by shooting of 18-year-old in Asheville

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ASHEVILLE, N.C. (WSPA) – Police are investigating a drive-by shooting that killed an 18-year-old in Asheville Monday night.

The incident happened outside 251 Biltmore Avenue, according to Asheville Police.

Police say the man was shot multiple times and died at the scene. That person has been identified as 18-year-old Jhakar Horace Davis, of Asheville.

Detectives are investigating, but are asking the public for help. If you would like to anonymously share information, you can text TIP2APD to 847411, or use the TIP2APD smartphone app.

You can also share information by calling 828-252-1110.

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