A Rocky Mount teenager is recovering after being shot shortly before midnight Sunday.
Authorities said the teen was walking on the 100 block of Otis Lane when he was shot. Police were notified of the wounded man by Nash General Hospital before the victim was treated and released from Vidant Medical Center in Greenville.
According to police reports, officers were on the 1300 block of Pinehurst Drive investigating reports of shots fired when they were notified of the gunshot victim. There was no description of the shooter released. Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 977-1111 or firstname.lastname@example.org.