Police arrest three suspects, seek fourth in parking lot shooting


David Jordan, Jr.


Staff Writer

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Rocky Mount police have arrested three Rocky Mount men on gang-related charges in connection with a shooting at the Golden East Crossing mall and Walmart parking lots Tuesday and are looking for a fourth suspect.

Donovan Tillery, 23, Mark Williams, 17, and Rashaad Ricks, 18, all of Rocky Mount, have been arrested and charged with felony discharging a firearm within an enclosure and felony conspiracy. 

Warrants also have been issued for the same charges on David Jordan Jr., 24, also of Rocky Mount. Rocky Mount police are asking for help in locating him.

An Elm City woman, Jessica Morris, 36, was injured in the incident on Tuesday in the Walmart parking lot. She was hit by a bullet that was fired from the parking lot at the mall across the street.

Lewis said the matter is still under investigation. More information will be available in tomorrow’s edition of the Rocky Mount Telegram.