A man is dead after being shot by a deputy in Morganton, according to the Burke County Sheriff's Office.
The deputy responded to a domestic disturbance call on Prichard Ave. this evening. According to the Sheriff's Office, the man involved in the disturbance pointed a gun at the deputy.
The deputy then fired one shot at the man. He was pronounced dead on the scene. At the request of the Burke County Sheriff, the NC SBI has begun investigating the incident.
This is a developing story. FOX 46 is on the scene and the Sheriff's Office says more information will be released on Tuesday. Check back with us for updates.More