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07-16-2019, 08:36 AM

UPDATE: Police arrest, charge third person in South Asheville shooting death
Friday, July 12th 2019


ASHEVILLE, N.C. (WLOS) — A third person has been arrested in connection with a South Asheville homicide that happened Thursday.

Asheville police say that as a result of the investigation into the location of Marteise Jovan Hines, they developed evidence Friday to arrest and charge 22-year-old Isaac R. White of Asheville with one count of accessory after the fact to first-degree murder.

White is currently in custody at the Buncombe County Detention Center.

The Asheville Police Department also arrested 23-year-old Hines, whom police had previously described as armed and dangerous. Hines was taken into custody by Buncombe County Sheriff’s Deputies in Swannanoa just after 3 p.m. on Friday.

A BCSO representative said deputies went to a residence to serve a search warrant, and Hines surrendered.

He is charged with first-degree murder, armed robbery, attempted breaking and entering and possession of a firearm by a felon in connection with the death of 37-year-old Justin Marshall Spry Thursday on Reed Street.

There is a another suspect in the investigation. Arrest warrants from the Asheville Police Department show 17-year-old Zamar Daequan Scott is also in custody, charged in the same incident with felony first-degree murder, felony attempted breaking and entering and misdemeanor possession of a handgun by a minor.

The incident remains under investigation.

Police say additional details might be released as they are able without jeopardizing the integrity of the investigation.


Justin Marshall Spry

Asheville, North Carolina

1982 - 2019 (Age 36)