DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. -- A 21-year-old man died after he was shot in Davidson County, according to the sheriff's office.
Deputies responded to 123 Upton St. in Lexington at 9:30 p.m. Thursday night.
The victim, whose name has not been released, was found dead at the house. The sheriff's office is investigating the case as a homicide.
Officials last reported that they do not know if the victim was a resident or an intruder.
A family member of the person who allegedly shot the 21-year-old said the shooting was self-defense.
Deputies are not looking for a suspect at this time.