Jefferson County Sheriff's Office arrested a man Saturday night after he fired several shots at deputies.
Deputies responded to a domestic welfare check request at a home on Roy Messer Highway in White Pine shortly before 3:00 p.m.
Authorities said when the deputy arrived on the property, Dana Morelock started cursing and shot several times at him with a pistol.
When a second deputy arrived for back-up, Morelock also fired at him several times with a shotgun.
Officials had to shutdown part of Roy Messer Highway during the incident. They had to use pepper gas to get the suspect into custody at about 7:30 p.m.
The sheriff's office was assisted by the Tennessee Highway Patrol and White Pine Police.
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