Suspected Kidnapper Attacks Officers

Asheville Police say a kidnapping suspect bit one officer during a fight in his arrest.  

Devon Monterio King allegedly barricaded himself in a Pisgah View Apartments bedroom with the victim this week.  

Officers arrived at the scene and attempted to subdue King.  

The arrest warrant revealed King fought and swung a baton at officers, in addition to the biting.  

He now faces felony kidnapping and assault charges.

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