Police have arrested two individuals in connection to a fatal Monday shooting in Rocky Mount that claimed the life of 26-year-old Tony Bruce. Bruce was from Martinsville, but was living in Rocky Mount, according to family members. The two suspects were arrested in Axton in Henry County this morning. Rocky Mount officials it was the first adult homicide they’ve had in over 20 years. They also said it appears the people involved knew each other. Dante Long, who is known to many in the area, says Bruce was his nephew and leaves behind two children.
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