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Police Still Looking for 2 in Rocky Mount Drive-By

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ROCKY MOUNT — Nine pieces of a murder puzzleappear to have come together, but police believe there are still twopieces missing.

seven suspects have been arrested in connection with the drive-byshooting of a 4-year-old girl. Police are still hunting for Dexter Pittand Torrey Lyons whom officers believe had a hand in the shooting.

Brittany Johnson was asleep at home this past weekend when a straybullet punched through her bedroom wall killing her.

Lt. Wayne Sears of the Rocky Mount Police Department says finding thetwo remaining suspects is a high priority.

Investigators say tips from neighbors helped to bring about severalof the seven arrests already made.

Reporter:Brian Bowman

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