2 NC deputies wounded, man killed in shoot out

State - Regional

HIGH POINT, NC (WGHP) – A standoff in High Point came to an end Monday night with two deputies shot and the man barricaded inside a home killed, according to Guilford County Sheriff’s Office Capt. Brian Hall.

Around 8:30 a.m. Monday, a deputy came to a home in the 4000 block of Braddock Road to serve civil papers.

A man at the home shoved the deputy and retreated inside and barricaded himself in the home.

Gunshots were heard throughout the day inside the house.

Nearby homes were evacuated.

Authorities breached the home around 7 p.m.

Two deputies and the man barricaded inside were hit by gunfire. The man died from his injuries.

There is no word on the extent of the deputies’ injuries.


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