Late this afternoon, deputies were called to respond to Bob’s Fuel in Conetoe, formally Conetoe Discount, for a person who had been shot. They found a 24 year old male with a gunshot wound to the head. Edgecombe County Rescue Squad transported the subject, who later died.
At this time, deputies are still speaking to witnesses and collecting evidence in this case. Anyone with knowledge of this incident is encouraged to call the Edgecombe County Sheriff’s Office at 252-641-7911.
No further information will be released in this case at this time as the investigation is still ongoing.