A Rocky Mount teenager is recovering after a Sunday night assault.
The 17-year-old boy called police around 7:30 p.m. to report he’d been assaulted at the intersection of Stokes and Virginia streets. The victim was taken to Vidant Medical Center in Greenville for treatment.
The suspect is described as a 5-foot-7 to 5-foot-8 black man and between 25 and 30 years old. 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.