Rocky Mount police are investigating a Thursday morning assault that hospitalized a woman.
Authorities said officers responded around 7:20 a.m. to an assault on the 1200 block of East Holly Street, where a 49-year-old woman was found with significant injuries. The victim was taken to Nash General Hospital and transferred to Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, where she is listed in serious condition.
Detectives are investigating the incident, interviewing witnesses and attempting to determine what led to the assault. Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 977-1111 or email@example.com. 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.