SURRY COUNTY, N.C. — An investigation is underway after a person was shot and killed in Surry County, according to a news release from the sheriff’s office.
At 4:37 p.m. on Friday, officers responded to a reported shooting on Cedar Ridge Road.
Deputies on the scene found a male victim in the middle of the road dead from an apparent gunshot wound.
The sheriff’s office said the investigation is ongoing but a person of interest was detained at the crime scene.
The victim’s name has not been released.