Local Man Faces Murder Charge – Transylvania County, NC
Last updated 11/30/2020 at 5:11pm
One local person is dead and another faces a murder charge following a shooting this weekend on Cox Road in Pisgah Forest.
According to the Transylvania County Sheriff’s Office, 68-year-old Michel Steven Brewer allegedly shot Larry Lee Landreth, 48, around 3:24 p.m. Saturday.
The Sheriff’s Office said Brewer then called 911 to state that he had shot Landreth.
Deputies arrived at the scene at 3:31 p.m. and found Landreth “lying in the middle of a shared driveway suffering from multiple gun shot wounds.”
Landreth was pronounced dead at the scene by Transylvania County EMS.