SURRY COUNTY, N.C. -- A homicide investigation is underway after a man was found dead in the driveway of a Surry County residence.
Officers responded to 172 Fremont Lane, northeast of Elkin, at 11:51 a.m. on Wednesday after a report of a shooting, according to Surry County Sheriff Graham Atkinson.
Responding officers found 73-year-old Charlie Winfield Spann dead outside the residence in the driveway.
Atkinson said the scene is secure and authorities are in the process of getting a warrant.
Authorities on the scene are waiting for crime scene investigators to arrive, Atkinson said.
There are no suspects at this time.
Iredell County K-9s are assisting with the investigation.