CALDWELL COUNTY, NC (WBTV ) - A Caldwell County man was arrested and charged with assault Thursday.
Caldwell County sheriffs arrested Steven Wayne Smith after receiving a call of a reported shooting Wednesday in the 1200 block of Highway 268.
Smith was charged with one count of of assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury. His bond was set at $250,000.
Upon arriving to the scene, deputies found one victim with a single non-life threatening gun shot wound.
The victim was taken to Carolinas Medical Center where he was treated and released.
Smith reportedly fled the scene in a silver Toyota Avalon after the incident.
No further information has been released about the victim.