3 shot in overnight shooting in Roanoke Rapids

ROANOKE RAPIDS, NC (WNCT)- Roanoke Rapids Police are investigating an overnight shooting that sent three to the hospital.

Chief Chuck Hasty tells WNCT that at approximately 1:40 a.m., the Roanoke Rapids Police Department received a call about a shooting at Yesteryear’s Café & Lounge on Becker Drive.

Officers found that three victims had been shot inside the business. Two victims were transported to Halifax Regional Medical Center ER for treatment by EMS.

One victim was flown to Vidant Medical Center in Greenville and is in critical condition. The other two victims have been released from the hospital.

The Roanoke Rapids Police Department is actively following up on leads at this time.

Anyone with information is asked to call Investigator J.K. Davis with the Roanoke Rapids Police Department 252-533-2822 or Halifax County Crime Stoppers 252-583-4444.

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