Suspect sought in convenience store break-in


From Staff Reports.

Sunday, September 30, 2018

Rocky Mount police responded about 2:16 a.m. Thursday to a call about a commercial break-in at the Kangaroo Express on the 900 block of West Raleigh Boulevard.

Officers arrived to find a window broken but no suspect on the premises. On viewing video recordings at the store, officers saw one male suspect who stole tobacco products including 82 packs of Newport cigarettes and 10 packs of Cigarellos with a total value of about $500. No further description of the suspect is available at this time.

Anyone with information about this or any other crime 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:


47-year-old woman on the 1100 block of Pitt Street.

27-year-old woman on the 600 block of Park Avenue.

30-year-woman on the 100 block of Tony Circle.

20-year-old woman on the 400 block of Myrtle Avenue.

26-year-old male on the 1100 block of Long Avenue.

30-year-old male on the 2100 block of Benvenue Road.

49-year-old male on the 1600 block of Charter Drive.

43-year-old woman on the 900 block of South Grace Street.

25-year-old woman on the 900 block of Peter Street.

24-year-old woman and 17-year-old man on the 1300 block of Hill Street.

18-year-old man on the 1000 block of Eastern Avenue.


39-year-old man on the 400 block of Clyde Street; stolen, cash.


1000 block of West Raleigh Boulevard; stolen, two 12-packs of Bud Light.

1400 block of Bethlehem Road; stolen, two cell phones.

1100 block of Hill Street; stolen, bicycle.

700 block of North Wesleyan Boulevard; stolen, power generator and cash.


200 block of Willow Street; stolen, television and speakers.

700 block of Nashville Road; stolen, air conditioner.

3300 block of Sunset Avenue; stolen, laptop, game system and accessories.

300 block of Briarcliff Road; stolen, handgun.


1989 Chevrolet and 2014 Nissan Sentra on the 1200 block of Rosewood Avenue.

2007 Nissan Murano on the 900 block of West Raleigh Boulevard.

2008 Nissan Rogue on the 600 block of Independence Drive.

2010 Mitsubishi Gallant on the 14400 block of U.S. 64 Alternate Hwy. West.

2003 Pontiac Grand Am on the 900 block of Burton Street.

2004 Jeep Liberty on the 2100 block of Stone Rose Drive.


1000 Burt Street; damaged, 2006 Ford Crown Victoria.

800 block of Star Street; damaged, a home.

2200 block of Pinetree Lane; damaged, a window.

600 block of Independence Drive; damaged, Jeep Grand Cherokee.

500 block of Lark Lane; damaged, Kia Forte.

1200 block of Planters Street; damaged a living room window.