Around 4:10 am this morning Alexander EMS and Alexander Rescue along with deputies from the Alexander County Sheriff’s Office were called to a residence after a 911 call regarding a shooting.
Sheriff Chris Bowman has confirmed that a teen aged male was shot in the abdomen. The shooting took place at a residence off Zeb Watts Road in the Ellendale Community west of Taylorsville. The victim was transported to an area medical facility and has undergone surgery.
Bowman says no arrest has been made and the investigation is very active. We are following the story and will provide more details as they become available.