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Man found dead inside car in Rocky Mount

Posted November 17, 2020 8:50 a.m. EST

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— An investigation is underway after police found a man dead inside a car in Rocky Mount on Monday.

Around 6:30 p.m., officers with the Rocky Mount Police Department responded to Meadowbrook Park on the 1700 block of Bedford Road, where they found a 26-year-old man with a gunshot wound.

The man was sitting inside a car in a cul-de-sac, officers said. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Rocky Mount Police Department at 252-972-1411.

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