PITTSBORO, N.C. (WTVD) -- Police in Pittsboro are investigating shots being fired into the house of another law enforcement officer in Chatham County.
According to Pittsboro Police, the crime happened shortly after 9 p.m. Monday. Police said a person or persons fired a gun at a Chatham County deputy's house on Churchwood Lane Extension.
Sheriff Mike Roberson said he believes the house was targeted.
"The safety and well-being of our officers and their families is of utmost importance to us," said Roberson. "An attack on a deputy's home is not just an attack on one person; it is an attack on the values of justice, security, and the rule of law. This act of violence will not be tolerated. Anyone who targets law enforcement in our community will face the full force of the law."
Pittsboro Police said there were people in the house at the time the shots were fired. No injuries were reported.
There is a reward being offered for information that could lead to an arrest in the case.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Pittsboro Police Department at (919) 542-3200, after hours at (919) 542-2911, or the Chatham County Sheriff's Office at (919) 542-2911.