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Police investigate fatal shooting near North Carolina baseball field

Police in North Carolina say they are investigating a homicide following reports of shots being fired near a baseball field.

The Asheville Police Department said officers responded Saturday morning to the reported shooting near Montford baseball field and found a man suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

The man was taken to Mission Hospital where he died. Police did not release the man’s name and have asked the public for help in the investigation.

Those with information should contact the Ashville Police Department at 828-252-1110.

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