A Guilford County (NC) sheriff’s deputy was shot Monday evening and authorities are involved in a standoff.
Fox 8 reports that deputies responded to a 911 hang-up call from a residence in the Browns Summit community at about 6 p.m.
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When deputies arrived on the scene, they found a woman with a gunshot wound to her foot outside the residence.
When deputies approached the residence, there was an exchange of gunfire with a man inside the home.
The injured deputy was struck twice and his injuries are not considered to be life-threatening. He was taken to a local hospital.
The suspect is wearing a bulletproof vest and remains in a standoff with law enforcement.