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Third suspect arrested in fatal Rocky Mount bingo parlor shooting

Posted November 27, 2018 11:48 a.m. EST
Updated November 27, 2018 4:01 p.m. EST

Keenan Lyons

— A third suspect in a fatal shooting that occurred at a Rocky Mount bingo parlor two months ago was arrested Tuesday, police said.

Keenan Lyons, 20, is charged with with first-degree murder, robbery with a dangerous weapon and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

Nesha Pitt, 33, was killed during a Sept. 21 armed robbery at Tarrytown Beach Bingo on South Wesleyan Boulevard. Two men were also wounded in the incident.

Thomas Thomas and Darryl Winfield

Torrin Lamont Thomas, 23, and Armun Dozier, 19, were arrested last week in connection with the shooting and charged with first-degree murder and robbery with a dangerous weapon. Dozier also was charged with two counts of attempted first degree murder, while Thomas also was charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.