Robeson County Sheriff deputy pinned down by gunfire

ROBESON COUNTY (WBTW) – Authorities are responding to an incident in the Parkton area where shots were fired at a Robeson County deputy.

WBTW has a crew on scene. They report hearing gun shots as they arrived to the scene.

Around 4:30 p.m., Sheriff Kenneth Sealey says the deputy has been pinned down for about an hour at a house near Church Street in the Parkton area with heavy gunfire. Sealey also says he is on scene.

Authorities have not confirmed an exact location. It is unknown if anyone is injured.

This story will be updated as we learn more.

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