Hours-Long Standoff Leaves Deputy Killed and Another Wounded in North Carolina


Deputies dead, Another injured after they were shot during the welfare check in Boone. Sergeant Chris Ward died at the hospital. Canine Deputy Logan Fucks was hurt Alison Smith with Wghp in Greensboro reports. Welfare check in a neighborhood in Boone ends in bloodshed and an hours long standoff. Law enforcement is on scene in area. All residents remain in your home with doors and windows closed. The gunfire started when a person living in the home did not answer the phone or show up to work. On Wednesday, the Watauga County sheriff's Office says his deputies entered the home on Hardman Circle of Person inside started shooting. The suspected shooter reportedly committed suicide. An eighth

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