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Man shot in Rocky Mount robbery

Posted November 9, 2011

— A Rocky Mount man was shot early Monday during a robbery outside his home, police said.

Raymond Davis, 37, told police that five strange men carrying guns approached him when he got out of his vehicle outside his home on Arlington Street around 2:45 a.m. The men assaulted Davis and stole money from his pockets.

When he tried to run, a gunman fired, striking Davis in the shoulder, police said.

He drove himself to Nash Healthcare Systeams, and police said his injuries were non-life-threatening.

Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 252-977-1111 or by e-mail at crimestoppers@rockymountnc.gov. Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards for anonymous tips that solve crimes.


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