Shooting/structure fire on Perkins Lake Road

Fire and emergency crews are responding to a structure fire and possible shooting in the 6900 block of Perkins Lake Road. Please stay clear of the area. Expect heavy law enforcement activity in the area.

At 8:53 p.m. a deputy has reported the structure, a home, is fully engulfed and spreading rapidly; the suspected shooter is in custody; the victim is believed to be in the house and, if so, almost certainly deceased due to the intensity of the fire.