Man arrested in shooting of woman on NC bus

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by Associated Press

WCNC.com

Posted on November 8, 2012 at 11:02 AM

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) -- Police in Asheville have arrested a man they say boarded a Greyhound bus and shot and wounded a former girlfriend.
 
Police say the man got on a bus at the station around 9:15 p.m. Wednesday and shot her.
 
There was no immediate word on her injuries. She is being treated at Mission Hospital
 
Lt. Wally Welch says the man tried to get into a cab after the shooting but the driver refused. Welch says the man fired at the cab driver, who was no hurt.
 
Police arrested 32-year-old Patrick Holliday and charged him with two counts of attempted murder, possession of a gun by a felon, assault on a police officer and firing a gun into an occupied vehicle.
 
It was not clear if he has an attorney.

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