NCSO issues press release on 581 shooting

Release Date/Time: 03-23-2018 1600hrs Incident: Shooting with injuries Date/ Time: 03-23-2018 0940hrs Location: 3000 Block of North NC 581, Spring Hope

On today’s date at approximately 0940 hours, the Nash County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to a call of a subject that had been shot. Upon arrival, Deputies found Brian Dunlow (44-year old white male) suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. The subject was assessed by Nash County EMS on the scene and was transported to Wake Med with what appeared to be non-life threatening injuries.

During the course of the investigation, it was learned that Dunlow returned home to find that his girlfriend was in the process of moving out of the residence. She had asked several members of her church to assist her in removing her belongings. When Dunlow returned home a disturbance ensued, and Dunlow produced a handgun and fired a shot at Tyler Holmes (45-year old white male) of Zebulon. Holmes, who was also carrying a firearm, returned fire at Dunlow striking him several times. All parties were still on scene upon the arrival of Deputies. No other injuries occurred during the incident.

At this time, no arrests have been made or charges brought as Investigators are still following up on leads.