UPDATE: Candler Homicide
A Candler man is dead this noon in what Buncombe County Sheriff's detectives say is a murder case.
It happened overnight in a trailer park on Albert Warren Road.
Detectives have been on scene all morning gathering evidence.
They do know the name of the victim but have not yet released it to the media.
A sheriff's spokesman says the body shows quote "obvious signs of violence".
Amanda Ray, victim's friend, "I didn't think it was true. I didn't know what to think. Nobody deserves this, especially him."
No arrests have been made at this time.
If you have any information, you're asked to call Buncombe County Crime Stoppers at 828-255-5050.
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