Rocky Mount police released the name Sunday morning of a teenager who was fatally shot early Saturday.
The victim is Brian Freeman, 15, Detective Mike Lewis said.
Lewis declined to comment about events leading to the shooting or a possible motive. An investigation continues.
At 12:06 a.m. Saturday, Rocky Mount police received calls reporting shots being fired. Responding officers found Freeman in the 700 block of East Highland Ave. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Rocky Mount police are investigating this case and following up on leads, a press release states. No arrests had been made.
The Rocky Mount Police Department urges anyone with any information in this case to call 972-1411. People also can call Twin County Crime Stoppers at 977-1111 or use the Text-a-Tip program by sending a text to RMPOL and a message to CRIMES.