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Police tape ropes off the property where an active shooter was reported on Juniper Creek Boulevard in Pinehurst Monday just before 3 p.m.

Police have detained a man after shots were fired inside a home on the 200 block of Juniper Creek Boulevard on Monday afternoon. 

Interim Pinehurst Police Chief Glenn Webb said reports of shots fired came in just before 3 p.m. Pinehurst Police Department and the Moore County Sheriff's Office responded to the home in Pinehurst No. 6, taking a resident of the home with non life-threatening gunshot wounds into custody at a "non-disclosed location."

Webb said the incident was related to a mental health issue. 

This story will be updated if more information becomes available.

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