Homicide suspect shot & killed by Elizabeth City police officer

Homicide suspect shot & killed by Elizabeth City police officer

Police say the man refused to drop his weapon and was then shot by the officer.

ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. (WITN) – The SBI is investigating the deadly shooting of a homicide suspect by an Elizabeth City police officer early this morning.

Police say just before 2:00 a.m., an officer on foot patrol on North Poindexter Street heard muliple gunshots.

Shortly after hearing the shots, the officer approached Bryan White, 33, of Belvidere, and demanded that he drop his weapon. Police say White didn’t comply and was then shot by the officer.

Police say both White and the shooting victim, Cory Revelle, 39, of Elizabeth City, later died at Sentara Albemarle Medical Center.

Elizabeth City police are investigating the shooting death of Revelle, while the SBI is handling the investigation into the death of White by the officer.

Police ask anyone with additional information about either shooting to call them at 252-335-4321.

SBI is investigating deadly shooting of a homicide suspect by an Elizabeth City police officer

SBI is investigating deadly shooting of a homicide suspect by an Elizabeth City police officer

SBI is investigating deadly shooting of a homicide suspect by an Elizabeth City police officer

SBI is investigating deadly shooting of a homicide suspect by an Elizabeth City police officer

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