ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. (WNCT) – Deputies in Pasquotank County are investigating the death of a man found lying in the road.
They mad the discovery just after midnight Thursday along Sawyer Road in the Newland section of the county. The man was deceased from gunshot wounds
The victim was identified as 37-year-old Timothy Leon Stokley, III. His last known address in Pasquotank County was the Crooked Run Rd. area. Deputies say he’d moved away, but recently returned to the area.
The investigation into Stokely’s shooting death is continuing.
If you have any information in the case, contact the Pasquotank County Sheriff’s Office at 252-338-2191 or the Elizabeth City – Pasquotank County Crime Line at 252-335-5555.