We Are Improving!

We hope that you'll find our new look appealing and the site easier to navigate than before. Please pardon any 404's that you may see, we're trying to tidy those up!  Should you find yourself on a 404 page please use the search feature in the navigation bar.  

User Rating: 5 / 5

Star ActiveStar ActiveStar ActiveStar ActiveStar Active

A 30-year-old Roanoke Rapids man was fatally shot late Thursday night, according to police Chief Bobby Martin.

In a statement early this morning Martin said officers and EMS responding to the 300 block of Monroe Street discovered Frederick Lee inside the residence. It appeared he had been shot in the upper body and did not survive.

Police responded to a shooting call at the residence shortly before 11:30 Thursday night.

Police continue to follow up on leads and are encouraging anyone with information to contact the department at 252-533-2810 or Crimestoppers at 252-583-4444.