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Teen Shot Trying to Break up Fight

Posted July 21, 2007
Updated July 22, 2007

— A teenager died Saturday of a gunshot wound, according to Rocky Mount Police.

Stanley D. Howington, 19, was shot while trying to break up a fight between two people, said police. The shooting happened at 1316 Green Tee Lane.

Howington was flown to Pitt Memorial where he died, officials said.

The homicide is still under investigation, and police said they have not identified the two people involved in the fight.