UNION COUNTY, N.C. (FOX 46 WJZY) - A Union County deputy has been charged with assaulting a woman and communicating threats, according to the Sheriff's Office.
Christopher Scott Horne, 49, was served a criminal summons on Friday, Feb. 22 after an investigation revealed that he was involved in a domestic incident with his estranged wife on Dec. 21, 2018.
Horne's wife filed a report on Feb. 5, and a judge found probable cause to issue the summons against Horne.
His first court appearance is set for March 26. No other details are available at this time.