Police seek suspects in two home break-ins


From Staff Reports

Sunday, February 25, 2018

Rocky Mount police are investigating a pair of residential break-ins.

A neighbor called police to report suspicious activity at about 3:45 p.m. Wednesday on the 1000 block of Evergreen Road. The neighbor told police that she spotted a television on a neighbor’s back porch. Police investigated and found that thieves had broken a window to the home. Residents reported that two additional televisions and a DVD player in the home had been stolen in addition to the one discovered abandoned on the porch.

About 8:15 p.m. that same day, a 61-year-old man arrived home on the 1800 block of Mapleton Drive to discover that his back door had been kicked in. Police investigated and discovered that over 100 items of jewelry had been stolen in addition to cash and a 22-gauge rifle.

Anyone with information about these or any other crimes in the area 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:


48-year-old man on the 1200 block of East Grand Avenue.

40-year-old man on the 3000 block of Sunset Avenue.

23-year-old man on the 1700 block of Hammond Street.

36-year-old man on the 400 block of NE Main Street.


100 block of Ladybank Road; stolen, copper wire.

800 block of North Wesleyan Boulevard; stolen, tires and rims.

200 block of North Fairview Road; stolen, wallet.

500 block of Starling Way; stolen, handgun.

1500 block of Benvenue Road; stolen, wallet and contents.


2400 block of South Church Street; stolen, watch, television, shoes.

400 block of High Street; stolen, television, cookie tin, cash.

800 block of Evergreen Road; stolen, tablet, cash, vaporizer and vaporizer accessories.

1700 block of Maple Creek Drive; stolen, medication, coins.

700 block of South Taylor Street; stolen, key.


The Housing Authority on the 1000 block of Pinehurst Drive; stolen, assorted items.


2014 Toyota Camry on the 1200 block of York Street; stolen, computer and cell phone.

Unidentified vehicle on the 3000 block of Woods Walk Way; stolen, two handguns and ammunition.


400 block of Tarboro Street; damaged, window.

3600 block of Mansfield Drive; stolen, television.


2013 Hyundai Sonata on the 1400 block of Hunter Hill Road.

2010 Ford Taurus on the 7500 block of N.C. 48 in the Battleboro community.


2002 Lexus SC430 on the 1200 block of North Wesleyan Boulevard.

2002 Toyota Corolla on the 1700 block of Charter Drive.

1997 Plymouth Voyager on the 1000 block of Western Avenue.

2013 Ford Fusion on the 4400 block of Carrol Avenue.


1500 block of Rosewood Avenue; damaged, Honda Civic.

1100 block of York Street; damaged, window.

400 block of Nashville Road; damaged, Honda Civic.

900 block of Pamela Lane; damaged, door.