April 29, 2018
Rocky Mount police arrested a man this past week for threatening to set a home on fire.
Dominique Vanquel Brown was charged with second-degree arson on Monday. Cpl. Brad Summerlin of the Rocky Mount Police Department said officers were called to the scene of a a report of a domestic dispute between…
April 22, 2018
A 20-year-old woman was wounded by a knife on Wednesday during an altercation over a cigarette.
The incident occurred about 8:16 a.m. Wednesday on the 1400 block of Hargrove Street.
Cpl. Brad Summerlin of the Rocky Mount Police Department said a man and woman were arguing over a…
April 15, 2018
Local authorities are investigating the theft of copper wiring from an air conditioning unit at a Rocky Mount apartment duplex.
The theft occurred sometime between April 5 and April 9 on the 100 block of Country Club Road at a property managed by Market Leader Realty.
The wiring is valued at around…
April 08, 2018
Rocky Mount police are investigating two aggravated assaults on Tuesday night stemming from a car shooting that resulted in a man being shot and a residence being damaged by gunfire.
Cpl. Brad Summerlin of the Rocky Mount Police Department said about 10:23 p.m. Tuesday in the 800 block of North…
April 01, 2018
Rocky Mount police arrested a Steadman man this week in connection with four robberies and larcenies that occurred in Rocky Mount this month.
Gabriel Autry was arrested Monday and is being held in the Nash County Detention Center under a $92,000 secured bond. He has been charged with two counts of…
March 25, 2018
Rocky Mount police are cautioning businesses to always take time to verify that any money they receive is actual currency and not counterfeit bills.
A local pizza delivery driver received a counterfeit $20 on March 16 for a pizza. The driver realized it was fake and called police. Officers…
March 11, 2018
Rocky Mount police are investigating an armed robbery that was reported Tuesday morning.
A 51-year-old man reported that he was walking from his girlfriend’s house to the homeless shelter about 10 p.m. Monday night when he was assaulted from behind and robbed of his cash. The victim reported…
March 04, 2018
Rocky Mount police are waiting on test results of a quarantined cat that bit an officer last week.
Police were called to a home on Crosswinds Drive at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday by a pet owner whose cat was acting aggressive.
Officers tried to help the owner secure the cat in a carrier and the cat bit an…
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…