Man wounded in shooting

From Staff Reports

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A Rocky Mount man was discharged from the hospital Friday after being treated for a gunshot wound.

The 35-year-old man said he was walking in Little Easonburg around 12:30 a.m. when he was shot by an unknown gunman armed with a shotgun. The victim was taken to Nash General Hospital and transferred to Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, where he was treated and released. A description of the suspect was not released.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 977-1111 or crimestoppers@rockymountnc.gov. 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.