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Fletcher police seek suspect in rental car

A Mazda like the one police are looking for and the rental car tag. A Mazda like the one police are looking for and the rental car tag.

FLETCHER — Fletcher police officers responding to a call to a motel near the I-26 Asheville Airport interchange on Friday afternoon found a female victim who had a gunshot wound to her legs. She was transported to an area hospital by Henderson County EMS for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

A caller had reported a shooting at the Budget Motel on Underwood Road.

No arrests have been made and the incident is currently under investigation. Police are asking for assistance in locating a rented 2019 silver Mazda CX5 displaying a Tennessee registration plate of 9N42P6. The vehicle was seen leaving the parking lot after the incident and may be in the Asheville area.