A 17-year-old Rocky Mount teen was apprehended early Sunday morning after officers responded to reports of a gunman.
Authorities said the incident was called in to police around 4:30 a.m. when a witness reported a man with a gun in a vehicle on the 1600 block of Benvenue Road. Officers responded to the scene and obtained a description of the suspect’s vehicle, which was later spotted in the parking lot of the Executive Inn on U.S. 301. Police said they seized a handgun from the suspect’s vehicle.
Qua’Jon Da’Meil Davis, 17, was charged with possession of a firearm by a minor. Davis also was served with outstanding warrants for disorderly conduct and assault and battery then jailed in Nash County under a $5,000 secured bond.