February 18, 2018

A teller at a Rocky Mount bank foiled a robbery attempt Wednesday by refusing to hand over the money.

The attempted robbery occurred about 3:45 Wednesday at the Wells Fargo Bank on the 2900 block of Sunset Avenue. Cpl. Brad Summerlin of the Rocky Mount Police Department said a dark-skinned black…

Police charge suspect in robbery at bus stop

February 11, 2018

A Rocky Mount man has been arrested in connection with a robbery that took place Tuesday at a bus stop.

Rocky Mount police were called to a bus stop at about 11:53 a.m. Tuesday on the 1600 block of Sunset Avenue where a 38-year-old man reported that he had been robbed. The suspect reportedly…

Police seek suspects in theft of traffic signs

February 04, 2018

Rocky Mount police are seeking information about a curious crime that took place on Tuesday in which four construction signs were stolen.

The signs were reported missing by PLT Construction at about 3 p.m. Tuesday at the U.S. 64 ramp onto North Wesleyan Boulevard. Witnesses reported seeing three…

Police seek suspects in robbery of music store

January 28, 2018

Rocky Mount police are investigating an armed robbery that took place Tuesday at music store on Bethlehem Road.

Rocky Mount police responded to a call at about 5:40 p.m. Tuesday about a robbery in progress at Music Plus on the 1000 block of Bethlehem Road. Police arrived to find two victims…