Female motorist wounded by shots fired at car
BY COREY DAVIS
Sunday, May 27, 2018
Rocky Mount police are investigating a Tuesday night shooting in which a female motorist was struck by gunfire.
Cpl. Brad Summerlin of the Rocky Mount Police Department said officers received a shots fired call about 11:30 p.m. Tuesday at 125 West Grand Ave., where they found a 22-year-old woman who had been struck by gunfire along with her. Summerlin said the woman was transported to Nash UNC Health Care and treated for non-life threatening injuries.
Summerlin said investigators later learned that the incident happened at the 500 block of Mill Street, and authorities said the woman told them that the shots were fired from a gold Infiniti.
Anyone with information about this or any other crime in the area is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 252-977-1111 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Text a tip to police at 274637 by beginning messages with RMPOL to direct the tip to the Rocky Mount Police Department and type up to 155 characters about the information.
Rocky Mount police also investigated the following incidents this week:
22-year-old woman on the 100 block of West Grand Avenue.
1800 block of Blandwood Drive; stolen, firearms ammunition.
1600 block of Thomas A. Petts Parkway; stolen, bracelet, watch.
600 block of Jennifer Lane; stolen, X-box one, hoover board, cellphone.
1100 block of Edwards Street; stolen, queen mattress; twin and full mattresses.
600 block of North Harris Street; stolen, three stereo equipments.
900 block of Belleview Avenue; stolen, tools and medicine.
Sprint on the 1200 block of Cobb Corners; stolen, cellphones.
Sam’s Club on the 300 block of Tarrytown Center; stolen, television.
2017 Chevrolet Silverado on the 4000 block of College Road; stolen, firearm ammunition.
MOTOR VEHICLE THEFT
2004 Honda Accord on the 100 block of Carson Drive.
2017 Ford 150 on the 2400 block of North Wesleyan Boulevard.
2009 Silver Kia on the 700 block of Belleview Avenue.
1995 Nissan on the 300 block of South Grace Street.
200 block of East Bassett Street; damaged, vehicle.
1600 block of Curtis Street; Williford Family Resource Center; damaged, window.