Local News

Rocky Mount Police Make Arrest In Shooting Of Store Owner

Posted December 27, 1999 6:00 a.m. EST

— A Rocky Mount teenager is behind bars accused of holding up a convenience store and shooting the store's owner.

Rocky Mount Police arrested 18-year-old Thomas Bullard, who was a regular customer of Mike's Food Mart.

The victim is recovering from a gunshot wound in the arm.

Detectives are still trying to solve two other robberies in Rocky Mount in December.

So far, they say Bullard has not been named a suspect in either of them. -->