The Roanoke Rapids Police Department continues to investigate a shooting which occurred in the roadway of Premier Boulevard early Sunday morning.
Detective Sergeant Morgan Worrell said investigators have determined the shooting, in which a male victim remains in critical condition, was related to a domestic issue.
Officers responded to a shots fired call around 2:45 a.m.
As they headed to the scene officers received a call from ECU North that a male victim had arrived at the hospital with a gunshot wound.
The victim was transferred to another medical facility for treatment.
No charges have been filed at this time and anyone with information is encouraged to contact the police department at 252-533-2810 or Crimestoppers at 252-583-4444.