A Rocky Mount man is hospitalized in stable condition following a Tuesday night shooting.
Authorities said officers responded around 11 p.m. to an assault at a house on the 500 block of North Mercer Street. The victim, a 52-year-old man, had already been taken to Nash General Hospital when authorities arrived and the man was later transferred to Vidant Medical Center in Greenville.
No description of the suspect or details of the events leading to the shooting were released. 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.