Two arrested for narcotics after shots fired call in Carroll

Staff Report

Two men have been arrested for narcotics violations after a report of shots fired at a residence in Hillsville on Thursday.

According to Carroll County Sheriff J.B. Gardner, his office received a call of “shots fired” at a residence in the 6000 block of Poplar Camp Road in Hillsville at 9:35 a.m. Thursday morning. Gardner said responding deputies arrested two men at the residence for narcotics violations.

“One person was transported to Twin County Regional Hospital in Galax after he was placed in the rear seat of the deputy’s car, beat his head on the cage in the car, trying to get through a small opening in the cage used for talking with passengers in the back sea,” Gardner said. “The investigation is ongoing at this time, but no one has been found shot at the scene.”

Gardner said more information would be released as it becomes available.

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