SWAT called in after shooting suspect barricades self in apartment building

The Catawba County Sheriff's Office is responding to a shooting at a Hickory apartment complex where one person was apparently hit.

According to the Sheriff's Office, the suspect in the shooting, still considered armed and dangerous, is now barricaded inside of the 18th St. building in an apartment next to the victim's unit.

SWAT has been called in to assist. The status of the victim's injuries is not yet known, EMS is evaluating. 

FOX 46 Charlotte is headed to the scene, check back with us for more updates.