Local police are searching for a Rocky Mount man suspected of killing his girlfriend Thursday night.
First-degree murder warrants have been obtained against Michael Andrew Gray Jr.
Rocky Mount police said Gray, 29, got into an altercation around 8:30 p.m. at his house on the 100 block of Zinnia Court. His girlfriend, Keri Jaye Edmondson, was wounded during the assault and Gray fled the scene before police arrived. Edmondson, 32, was taken to Nash General Hospital, where she died of her injuries.
Gray was last seen running from the residence wearing a black T-shirt, black shorts with a white stripe and no shoes. Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 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.