In Haw Creek shooting, warrants identify victim who suffered severe injury


We now know the victim's name involved in a shooting Friday in East Asheville.

Lindsay Irene Ellis, 35, is charged with assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury.

In warrants, the victim is identified as Brittney Mace. Mace was shot in the stomach.

The shooting happened at a home in the Haw Creek community of Asheville. Asheville police responded Friday to Melton Drive after reports of a victim suffering from a gunshot wound.

Police have not released a motive yet in the shooting.

Ellis is being held in the Buncombe County Jail on a $50,000 bond.

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