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Teen shot dead at graduation party

Posted on June 7, 2021

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ROCKY MOUNT — City police are investigating a weekend shooting at a high school graduation party that left a teenager dead.

At 8:30 p.m. Saturday, officers responded to a shooting with injury call on the 1800 block of Windsor Drive, said Cpl. Ricky Jackson, public information officer for the Rocky Mount Police Department.

“When officers arrived, they located a 17-year-old male and 19-year-old male who both sustained gunshot wounds and were transported to Nash UNC Health Care,” Jackson said. “The 19-year-old victim was pronounced deceased at the hospital. The 17-year-old victim is currently at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. His condition is unknown at this time.”

Police didn’t identify either victim.

Anyone with information about the shooting can call the Rocky Mount Police Department at 252-972-1411 or Twin County Crime Stoppers at 252-977-1111.

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