Carjacking Near Main Street in Mars Hill


A carjacking left an individual severely injured Tuesday afternoon. The incident occurred on Spring Drive simply off South Predominant Road in Mars Hill.

Shortly earlier than 3:30 p.m., Sheriff Buddy Harwood posted a photograph of the car, a Jeep with “U.S. Mail” and “Frequent stops” listed on the again of the car.

The suspect allegedly walked as much as a feminine US Postal employee and shot her within the head then stole the car. Though shot within the head, the sufferer remains to be alive and was speaking with investigators. The one motive right now was armed theft.

Mars Hill College and Madison County Colleges have been instructed of a doubtlessly armed harmful suspect within the quick space, ensuing within the lockdown of the college and Mars Hill Elementary Faculty.

The lockdown was lifted after officers instructed college officers they believed the suspect they have been on the lookout for had left the world.

A number of legislation enforcement companies labored all through the night time trying to find the suspect.

Simply earlier than 5:45 a.m. this morning, officers in Burke County confirmed the suspect in mail service assault had been captured. The topic was caught at roughly 5:00am this morning in Burke County close to exit 103 near the Burke County Sheriff’s Workplace.

The topics alledged identify is 23 yr previous Jayden Isaiah.

The a number of lawenforcement concerned was the Madison County, Mars Hill Police, Buncombe County Sheriffs Workplace, McDowell County Sheriff’s Workplace, Marion Police, NCSHP, SBI, ATF, US Marshall’s Workplace, Broughton PD, Morganton PD, Burke County Sheriff’s Workplace, Yancy County Sheriff’s Workplace.


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