A man who was the subject of a manhunt after allegedly shooting a man in the head with a crossbow in Burke County is now in custody.
The incident happened around 9:45 this morning on Hunterwood Drive In eastern Burke County. This is off of Cape Hickory Road near the Catawba County lineDeputies were searching for 28-year-old Siegfred “Ziggy“ Albert Jackson.
Residents in the neighborhood were being told to stay inside and lock their doors as deputies searched for Jackson. Just before 1:30 p.m., officials said Jackson was found on the back porch of a nearby home and taken into custody.
Burke County EMS transported the unidentified victim to the hospital, later he was airlifted to a trauma center.