Suspect arrested after shooting incident near Peters Creek Parkway


WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A suspect was arrested Tuesday night following a shooting incident near the 5300 block of Peters Creek Parkway in Winston-Salem.

Police Chief Scott Cunningham said a suspect was barricaded inside a building around 6:45 p.m.. 

Cunningham said officers fired at the suspect after the suspect pointed a weapon at them. 

Around 7:15 p.m., Cunningham said the incident was over and the suspect was arrested.

No one was injured.

An employee at a nearby daycare said officers asked them to keep the building locked down immediately after the shooting. 

No other information is available.

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