HIGH POINT, N.C. — A High Point man is dead after being gunned down at an ATM early Monday morning, according to police reports.
High Point police have since arrested a juvenile in connection with this shooting. Officers said they are facing charges including, first-degree murder and robbery with a firearm. The juvenile is currently at the Guilford County Juvenile Detention Center.
Police said they got a call around 12:32 a.m. about an assault with a deadly weapon at the Snack Corner store on East Green Drive in High Point. When officers arrived, they found 46-year-old Rodney Rhoades with a bullet wound to his chest. They immediately attempted to save his life, but it was too late. Rhoades died on the scene.
Detectives said Rhoades was killed during an armed robbery at an exterior ATM while a friend was with him. The friend was left unharmed in this incident.
High Point police said they are still looking for the other suspect in connection with this deadly shooting. A picture of the second suspect involved in this incident is pictured below.
This investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Crime Stoppers of High Point at 336-889-4000.