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Wendell man arrested after shots fired at deputies

Posted July 18, 2009 10:45 p.m. EDT
Updated July 19, 2009 3:14 p.m. EDT

— Wake County sheriff's deputies arrested a Wendell homeowner after shots were fired at officers Saturday night.

Residents said they heard two gunshots at Rolesville Road and Ridge Haven Drive shortly after 9 p.m. No one was injured in the shooting.

Paramedics later transported Donald Ross Gore, of 1128 Ridge Haven Drive, by ambulance to a nearby hospital. The nature of his medical condition has not been disclosed.

When he was released from the hospital, Gore was charged with two counts of assault on a law enforcement officer with a firearm. Gore was released early Sunday under a $10,000 bond.

Residents said Gore is a homeowner on Ridge Haven Drive.