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Ledgewood Village Shooting Arrest
Asheville - At approximately 10:30PM on October 16, 2013, APD officers responded to Ledgewood Village regarding a gunshot victim. Officers located the victim, 21 year old Eli Quick, on the ground across from the 18 building with an apparent gunshot wound to the chest. The victim gave the name of the shooter and a description of the vehicle to officers before he was transported to Mission Hospital.
That information was relayed county wide and deputies with the Buncombe County Sheriffs Office located the vehicle and suspect on Cane Creek Road in the Fairview Community. After a brief vehicle pursuit, BCSO conducted a vehicle stop and took the suspect into custody without further incident. The suspect was transported to APD CID for follow-up investigation and interview.
At the completion of the interview, 25 year old, Charles Keith Morgan Jr. was charged with Assault with a Deadly Weapon Inflicting Serious Injury & 1st Degree Burglary. His bond was set at $40,000.