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Rocky Mount man arrested in Shell parking lot shooting

Posted April 5, 2011

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— Rocky Mount police charged Daniel Marvel Nicholson, 20, with first-degree murder after a man was shot in a gas station parking lot early Tuesday morning.

Antoin Lamont Lester, 23, was pronounced dead at the scene. 
 
Investigators said Lester was a passenger in a car at the Shell Food Mart at 1336 Raleigh Road shortly after 3 a.m., but he was outside the car when he was shot.
 
Police called it a "domestic-related shooting" and said the men were fighting over a woman.
 
Nicholson was arrested Tuesday afternoon and is being held in the Nash County jail without bond.
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  • RM24 Apr 7, 2011

    Everyone should avoid Rocky Mount at all cost. The crime is terrible. They appear to like it this way also. THE ONLY place I know where everyone is struggling to survive and yet the city and people of the county oppose jobs coming to the area.

  • callmegorgeous Apr 6, 2011

    jbarron4950
    One man is dead, one man will get life in prison and one girlfriend will have a new man.
    SO TRUE... NOW WHAT? WHAT A WASTE, N THROWING AWAY THERE FREEDOM/LIFE..

  • rayrayjay17 Apr 6, 2011

    you got dat right Elvis!!

  • jbarron4950 Apr 6, 2011

    One man is dead, one man will get life in prison and one girlfriend will have a new man.

  • NCwhisperer... Apr 6, 2011

    Elvis....it happens ALL the time...still....even in this age....

  • shantyman Apr 6, 2011

    He will not have to worry about a woman upsetting him of anymore. His worries will be hopefully, big and harry!

  • ElvisPresleyJr Apr 6, 2011

    Fighting over a woman...wow...it don't get any dumber than that.