Police seek suspect in man's assault

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A 63-year-old Rocky Mount man was transported to the hospital Sunday morning after being attacked by an unknown man on Bevenue Road.

Authorities said officers responded about 3:45 a.m. to an aggravated assault on the 800 block of Bevenue Road. Officers located the victim and immediately transported him to Nash General Hospital where he was treated for non-life threatening injuries. Police said the victim, while walking on Bevenue Road, was reportedly attacked by a black man with dreadlocks, who had gotten out of a vehicle driven by a white female. Police said the case is under investigation.