ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. (WNCN) — A 50-year-old man was found suffering from multiple gunshots wounds by Rocky Mount police Tuesday morning.

The shooting, in the 1700 block of Cox Avenue at about 11:30 a.m., sent the man to ECU Health in Greenville for treatment of serious injuries. As of 1 p.m. Friday, the man is still recovering in the hospital, according to police.

The day after the shooting, police said they had established Joshua Mabry, 34, as a suspect in the shooting.

Joshua Mabry, 34. (Rocky Mount Police Department)

Two days later, police located and arrested Mabry and charged him with:

  • Assault with a deadly weapon, inflicting serious injury with intent to kill;
  • Felony flee, elude;
  • Possession of cocaine;
  • Discharging a firearm into an occupied dwelling;
  • Firearm by felon;
  • Driving while license revoked.

Mabry was spotted driving a vehicle and fled when officers attempted a traffic stop, a news release said. Investigators then got in touch with the Edgecombe County Sheriff’s Office for assistance which led to his arrest.

Mabry received a $125,000 secured bond for the array of charges and has been sent to the Edgecombe County Detention Center.