Man found dead after shots fired

Incident happened in Silver Valley area
Jan. 02, 2014 @ 04:02 PM

A man was found dead in the Silver Valley community after the Davidson County Sheriff’s Office investigated a shots-fired call on New Year’s Day.

According to a press release, deputies found William Luther Hughes, 71,  dead at 1224 Old Hwy. 109, Lexington. His wife, identified as Virgie Lambeth Hughes, 70,  was found with serious, but not life-threatening injuries.

No other people are sought in connection with the death, said Sheriff David Grice. No charges were listed on the press release.