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Rocky Mount Police Search for Shooting Suspects

Posted June 17, 2007 6:24 p.m. EDT

— Rocky Mount police are looking for two suspects in a shooting that happened on Raleigh Road just after 11 p.m. Saturday night.

Dennis Dickens, 26, and Rashunna Parker, also 26, were shot while they sat in a gold Toyota sedan, according to police. Dickens was shot three times - in the neck, shoulder and rear end. Parker was shot once in her side.

Investigators said it appeared to be a robbery attempt.

Dickens and Parker were transported to Nash General for treatment. Their injuries are not life threatening, police said.