Family says father of 3 killed in Nash County shooting
Posted August 13, 2020 10:44 p.m. EDT
Updated August 23, 2020 11:06 a.m. EDT
Rocky Mount, N.C. — A young father died Thursday in a fatal shooting in Whitakers in Nash County.
Family members said the victim was named Jerome Lynch and that he had three kids, including a newborn. He was in his thirties, they said.
Nash County Sheriff Keith Stone said the shooting occurred near U.S. Highway 301 around 8:30 p.m.
Stone said no one was in custody.
Nash County deputies are continuing to investigate.
Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call the Nash County Sheriff’s Office.