BREAKING NEWS: Team Hamblen County Sheriff Deputies while pursuing a suspect who had hi jacked a vehicle and took driver hostage were fired upon by suspect. Officer is OK. PRAISE GOD. Our vehicle was struck by at least one bullet. Suspect exited stolen vehicle near Fern Wood Church Rd. Attempted to kick two different houses front door in to gain entry. Our K-9 Unit arrived. Dog turned loose. OUR DOG “NEXY” RESOLVED THE ISSUE. Suspect in custody. Together we will continue to make a difference.