Police seek suspect in teen's assault, robbery

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Rocky Mount police are searching for a man suspected of assaulting and robbing a local teenager.

According to police reports, a 16-year-old boy was walking around 4 p.m. Tuesday on the 1600 block of Barnes Street when he was approached by a man. The man reportedly physically assaulted him, stole the victim’s cellphone then ran away toward Lucas Circle. The teen was not seriously injured.

The suspect is described as a tall, skinny black man with short dreadlocks and wearing a black tank top. 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.





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