Rocky Mount Police Department recently released their Crime stats for the year after Councilman Lige Daughtridge asked for same.
According to the information in the release we have 8 homicides that have occurred this year.
They have 3 listed in Q1 and 3 in Q2
Q4 we have had 2
Fighting Crime has reached out to RMPD as we do not have record of 3 homicides in the 2nd Quarter.
See below for the attached document for the full report.
Jonathan McCrory Jan 2nd Mashie Lane - Travon Kierre Baker arrested in Baltimore
Keivon Bullock UNSOLVED - January 16th - Gold Rock Rd - No arrest made ...yet
Bullock was shot several times while at the intersection of Goldrock Rd and Greyson Rd. He was in a vehicle when occupants in another vehicle fired shots at him. Reports state that he was in an heated argument with some individuals the night before.
Melvin Williams UNSOLVED Assaulted on February 3rd and passed on February 7th - Corner of Pine St and W Thomas St. No arrest made ... yet
Williams was assaulted by two individuals on the corner of Pine and W Thomas St. on February 3rd. The suspects beat Williams with a pipe and bedposts over the head and torso area. Williams went to the hospital the following day and was diagnosed with a rib fracture. On Feb 6th he went back to the hospital with severe abdominal pain and was transferred to another hospital where his health declined and he passed away on February 7th.
Jean-Luc “Luke” Batchelor May 13th - Union Street - Four arrested Wilson Smith, 21, Jaquante Burton, 18, Marquille Hines, 22 and Shyheem Pitt 25
Kenneth Styles - May 15th - Charter Dr - Three arrested including Keimon Sharpe and Kyle Barnhill
Terrell Thomas - October 17th - Luper Street - Bryan Daniels arrested
Michael Joyner - October 21st - Cooley Rd - Arrest made.