A Laurel Springs man has been arrested in a shooting incident.

The Ashe Post and Times reports James E. Dunnagan, age 21, has been charged with assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury.

According to the report, Tuesday morning at 1:30 am, Ashe 911 received a call from Ashe Memorial Hospital that they had received the victim of a gunshot in the Emergency Department.

Ashe Sheriff's Deputies met the victim at the hospital who said they'd driven themselves there after being shot during an argument at their home in the 400 block of Gaither Poe Road in Laurel Springs.

While interviewing the victim, the suspect arrived and was detained without incident.

As of Tuesday afternoon, bond had not been set.