A Hiddenite man is dead following a shooting Monday afternoon in Alexander County. 35 year old Travis Harold of Hiddenite was shot at a residence off Mt Wesley Church Road in Eastern Alexander County around 5pm. Officers with the Alexander County Sheriffs Office responded to the scene of the shooting to find the victim had left as a passenger in a vehicle headed toward Iredell County. That vehicle was found with the victim dead of an apparent gun shot wound. According to Alexander County Chief Deputy Todd Jones another person was attempting to drive Harold to the nearest hospital which is in Statesville. One person is in custody but at this point has not been charged. We will continue to follow the story and updates as new details develop.