Police are releasing few details about a shooting that wounded four juveniles who were playing basketball outside a church in South Rocky Mount.
Authorities said a group of teens were playing basketball shortly before 6 p.m. on the courts behind Word Tabernacle Church at the intersection of Calvary and Edwards streets when shots rang out. Four unidentified juveniles were wounded by the gunfire.
Three of the victims were taken to Nash General Hospital and a fourth was airlifted to Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. Their conditions and identities remain unknown.
Police said they believe one gunman is to blame and are looking for a male suspect wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt and gray pants.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 977-1111 or firstname.lastname@example.org.