Man found shot to death at Raleigh apartment complex, police say

Scene of Bakers Grove Way shooting (Lauren Haviland/CBS North Carolina)

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — Raleigh police are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred late on Tuesday at an apartment complex.

Officers responded to a shooting call in the 1800 block of Bakers Grove Way around 10:35 p.m. Tuesday. Upon arrival, Vernon Jerome Jefferys, 43, was found dead at the scene.

Police were still on scene investigating as of 6 a.m. Wednesday.

Police have not released any information regarding a suspect or suspects in the crime.

Raleigh police released images of a vehicle of interest in the shooting that is believed to be a 2017 or 2018 Nissan Rogue SV.

The shooting remains under investigation, police said.

Anyone with information that might assist the investigation of the incident is asked to call Raleigh CrimeStoppers at (919) 834-HELP or visit for text and email reporting options. CrimeStoppers pays cash rewards for anonymous tips that help solve cases.


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