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January 21, 2019

Robbinsville Shooting

The Graham County Sheriff’s Office and SBI are both investigating a deadly shooting in Robbinsville. The Sheriff’s Department said the 911 call came in from a residence on Long Branch Road about 4 p.m. Monday afternoon. When authorities arrived they found one person had been fatally shot in the head. An autopsy is being conducted in Sylva. One suspect was taken into custody, but was then released as the investigation is ongoing. The SBI is leading the investigation and will release further information once approved.

About The Author

Andy has worked in broadcasting around Western North Carolina over the last 17 years. He serves as the Operations Manager and Program Director for WRGC and WBHN. “I’ve been with the crew here at Five Forty Broadcasting since the idea of bringing the station back to Jackson County at 540-AM. I feel a personal connection with community radio and the area”. In the past, Andy has worked with iHeart Media and Sky Country Broadcasting. He resides in Haywood County.

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