UPDATE 9:09 p.m.: Pulaski County authorities took a man into custody Tuesday for multiple charges — including strangulation and abduction — following a domestic incident near the Hiwassee Fire Department.

The Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office says David Carroll has been charged with domestic assault, strangulation, brandishing a firearm, and abduction. He is being held in the New River Valley Regional Jail.

The case remains under investigation, but the scene has been cleared along Julia Simpkins Road.



PULASKI COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — A heavy police presence has been cleared in Pulaski County on Julia Simpkins Road near the Hiwassee Fire Department.

Traffic was being diverted in front of the post office. Multiple agencies were on the scene, including the Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office and Virginia State Police.

WFXR News has a crew on the scene and will update this story as we get information.