Once the rain stopped and the warm air arrived the city police were busy with multiple shootings within a 12 hour period Sunday night into Early Monday morning.
The shootings began Sunday evening at 520PM when 25 yr old J’VONTE KHALIL DUPREE was shot in the back as he was driving near Barnes/Springbrook Dr in Rocky Mount. DUPREE was transferred to the hospital, he was alert at the time. His medical condition is not known at this time.
Monday morning at 209AM 53 yr old DAVID LEWIS SMITH and 29 yr old KAMIYA SHONTA HANSON were shot on the 600 Block of S Grace St while they were in their vehicle. Both were transported to the hospital and their medical condition is not known at this time.
Monday morning at 550AM 25 yr old DESHAUNN ALBERT HOWARD and 24 yr old JASMINE RENEE SIMMONS were shot after a robbery on the 100 block of Ligustrum Ct. RMPD would not comment if the robbery was a home invasion. Citizens close to the investigation stated that more that 11 shots were fired. Both victims were transported to the hospital and their medical condition is not known at this time.
If you have any information on any of these crimes please contact RMPD 252-972-1411