Lottery tickets, cigarettes stolen from store


From Staff Reports

Sunday, January 21, 2018

Rocky Mount police are looking for information concerning a break-in at a store Wednesday in which lottery tickets were stolen.

The break-in was discovered about 4:25 a.m. Wednesday at the Bridge Groceries and Grill on the 11100 block of N.C.. 97. Cpl. Mike Lewis of the Rocky Mount Police Department said police received an alarm activation call from store and responded quickly to discover the glass on the front door was broken and the door had been kicked in.

Police found that about $1,200 in lottery tickets and about $500 in assorted cigarettes had been stolen from the store. The incident is still under investigation.

Anyone with information about this or any other crime is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 252-977-1111 or crimestoppers@rockymountnc.gov. Text a tip to police at 274637 by beginning messages with RMPOL to direct the tip to the Rocky Mount Police Department and type up to 155 characters about the information.

Rocky Mount police also investigated the following incidents this week:


34-year-old woman on the 1100 block of Neal Street.

90-year-old woman on the 300 block of Linden Avenue.

54-year-old woman on the 100 block of Collingbourne Court.

17-year-old man on the 700 block of School Street.

24-year-old woman on the 100 block of Moye Court.

45-year-old man on the 700 block of East Highland Avenue.

35-year-old woman on the 400 block of Anderson Street.

26-year-old man on the 400 block of Craig Street.

19-year-old man on the 500 block of Cascade Avenue.

65-year-old woman on the 400 block of Cleveland Street.

19-year-old man on the 100 block of Jeffries Cove.


73-year-old man robbed at gunpoint on the 3000 block of North Church Street; stolen, wallet and contents.

36-year-old man robbed at gunpoint on the 1800 block of North Wesleyan Boulevard; stolen, wallet and contents.

Dollar General robbed at gunpoint on the 1000 block of West Raleigh Boulevard; stolen, cash.


600 block of Cooley Road; stolen, car batteries.

100 block of Jeffries Cove; stolen, temporary license plate.

100 block of Drew Hills Court; stolen, temporary license plate.

600 block of Cooley Road; stolen, vehicle parts and accessories.

1900 block of Bessie Lane; stolen, stove.

1300 block of North Wesleyan Boulevard; stolen, cash.


1400 block of Hargrove Street; stolen, television, shoes, video game system.

1300 block of Tarboro Street; stolen, computers, tablet, cellphone, hover board, shoes.

700 block of Hammond Street; stolen, television and laptop.

1600 block of South Grace Street; stolen, game console.

500 block of Shearin Street; stolen, televisions, video game systems.

2400 block of Meadowbrook Road; stolen, stove and tools.

200 block of Timberlane Drive; stolen, stove.

500 block of Park Avenue; stolen, television.

1700 block of Thru Street; stolen, cellphone, stereo equipment, identification and credit cards.

100 block of Daniels Avenue; stolen, televisions, video game systems and accessories and speakers.

300 block of Albemarle Avenue; stolen, stereo equipment.



600 block of Dana Lane; stolen, engagement ring, television,computers, video game systems, jewelry, cash.


2008 Nissan Altima on the 1400 block of Shirley Leak Avenue.

2003 Suzuki motorcycle on the 4600 block of Sunset Avenue.

2001 Jeep Cherokee on the 2100 block of Tom’s Trail.

2005 Acura TL on the 100 block of Tyson Avenue.

2017 Hyundai Elantra on te 3700 block of Sunset Avenue.


2004 Honda Accord on the 2600 block of Thomas A. Betts Parkway.

2015 Ford Fiesta on the 100 block of Briarcliff Road.

2014 Chevrolet Sonic on the 800 block of Goldrock Road.

2011 Nissan Altima on the 1500 block of Benvenue Road.

2001 Ford Crown Victoria on the 700 block of Sutters Creek Boulevard.


1200 block of Evergreen Road; damaged, door.

400 block of Archer Drive; damaged, door handle.

100 block of East Elm Street; damaged, tires.

1400 block of Beal Street; damaged, windshield.

2600 block of Deer Run; damaged, 2002 Audi S4.

300 block of South Tillery; damaged, 2006 Lexus GS300.

4600 block of Primrose Place; damaged, mailbox.