ASHEVILLE, N.C. (WSPA) – Police are investigating after a shooting at Walton Street Park left one person injured Monday night.
Police said they responded to Walton Street Park, in the Southside community of Asheville, around 9:30 p.m. following reports of a gunshot victim in the area. Officers arrived to find evidence of a shooting at the park and discovered the victim had been taken to Mission Hospital by private vehicle.
The victim, a 30-year-old man, was shot multiple times and is in critical condition.
Authorities ask anyone with information regarding the shooting call Asheville Police Department at (828) 252-1110.