On April 13th 2011 SHAKEEM DEVONTE AVENT, 18 was driving a burgundy Cadillac down Lee St around 7:41pm when he was shot while approaching Sunset Ave.
Once he was shot his vehicle hit a BMW and then hit a 2' high brick wall.
When RMPD arrived on scene multiple individuals were trying to help Shakeem.
The officer pulled him out of the car and started trying to revive him . The attempts to revive were unsuccessful.
The medical examiner determined that Shakeem died of a gunshot wound to the chest.
His case is still unsolved.
If anyone has a better picture of Avent please share. I really do not like using police photos or driver license photos.
If you have any information contact Fighting Crime at 252-406-6736.
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TEAM COLD CASE IS OFFERING A REWARD OF UP TO $15,000 FOR INFORMATION THAT LEADS TO THE ARREST OF THE SUSPECT(S) RESPONSIBLE FOR THE DEATH OF SHAKEEM AVENT.