February 17, 2019

Rocky Mount police are investigating gunfire Wednesday that damaged the door of a local hotel room.

The incident occurred about 9:51 p.m. Wednesday at the Executive Inn on the 1800 block of North Wesleyan Boulevard. As of now, police are investigating the incident as an aggravated assault as the…

Cops probe embezzlement at convenience store

February 10, 2019

Rocky Mount police are investigating an alleged embezzlement from a Kangaroo Express convenience store on the southwest side of the city.

Police Sgt. Brad Summerlin said no arrests have been made, but he said there’s a person of interest in the case, which involves instances of money not…

Police seek owners of recovered property

February 03, 2019

Rocky Mount police want the rightful owner to step up and claim a lost ladder found last week in the middle of the street.

The six-foot aluminum ladder fell out of a red truck Tuesday, said Sgt. Brad Summerlin.

"I just want to return it to the owner," Summerlin said, promising no ticket awaits…

Thieves steal 30 cigarette cartons from store

January 27, 2019

Rocky Mount police are investigating the theft of 30 cartons of cigarettes Tuesday night from a Speedway story on the 700 block of English Road.

The incident, which was labeled as shoplifting on an initial Rocky Mount Police incident report, occurred about 6:30 p.m. Tuesday. According to the report,…