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Police probe Rocky Mount nightclub shooting

Posted on April 5, 2021

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ROCKY MOUNT — City police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect in a nightclub shooting.

Around 1:40 a.m. March 29, officers with the Rocky Mount Police Department responded to a shooting with injury at Da Boat Ryde, a nightclub on the 1800 block of Stone Rose Drive, said Cpl. Ricky Jackson, the department’s public information officer.

“Officers located the victim, James Blossom, a 44-year- old male, who was shot and sustained non-life-threatening wounds,” Jackson said. “He was treated and released from UNC Nash Health Care.”

The department is in search of the unknown perpetrator, Jackson said.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call the Rocky Mount Police Department at 252-972-1411 or Twin County Crime Stoppers at 252-977-1111.To send information through the Text-A-Tip service, text RMPOL and your message to CRIMES (274637).

Police say phone calls and text messages are anonymous. 

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