DEMOND RASSHUN BATTS who was 24 years old at the time was shot and killed at MLK park in Rocky Mount.
RMPD got a report of shots fired in the area. BATTS who was from Tarboro was found laying in a pool of blood on Virginia St in Rocky Mount near the MLK park on December 27th, 2015 around 11:40am. EMS tried to revive BATTS but were unsuccessful. BATTS was shot 14 times causing 31 injuries to his body.
It is unknown why BATTS was in Rocky Mount near MLK park.
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