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Timestamp8/20/14 20:12
Date Searched29-Sep-13
StateNC - North Carolina
CountyBuncombe
CityAsheville
Agency NameAsheville Police
Victim NameAlexander Jamar Marion
Victim's Age19
Victim's GenderMale
RaceBlack or African American
Hispanic or Latino OriginUnknown
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Unarmed
WeaponPreviously had handgun, but not when he was shot
Summaryhttp://"A former Asheville high school football star was shot and killed after police say he was involved in a break-in and fired a gun as officers chased him. The Asheville Citizen-Times reports (http://avlne.ws/1bm7xhA ) former Reynolds High School football star A.J. Marion was shot Sunday morning after being struck by a single bullet. Police said Marion died at Mission Hospital. Sgt. Dave Romick said officers responding to a burglary call chased the suspect. Romick said officers saw the suspect had a gun, and when they confronted him, he refused to comply with commands from police and was shot. The State Bureau of Investigation is conducting a probe and the officer involved in the shooting has been placed on administrative leave. Read more at http://www.highschoolot.com/former-asheville-high-school-football-star-shot-killed/12948740/#XVMkc6Ghmi3vRaAF.99"
Source Linkhttp://www.highschoolot.com/former-asheville-high-school-football-star-shot-killed/12948740/
ShootingsYes
County StateBuncombe NC - North Carolina
City StateAsheville NC - North Carolina
Year2013