January 20, 2019
Rocky Mount police are investigating a report of a rape.
Police Sgt. Brad Summerlin said the department received a report from a woman on Jan. 14, the day after the alleged forcible sex.
Summerlin said no arrest has been made, but he said the department has a person of interest. Summerlin…
January 13, 2019
Talk about a beer run: Someone walked out of a Rocky Mount Sheetz without paying for four cases of Bud Light.
The lager heist occurred at 12:45 a.m. Jan. 5 at the Sheetz store on North Old Carriage Road across from Nash Community College.
The four 24-packs — which are just shy of 99 cans of…
January 06, 2019
A New’s Years Eve party that got out of hand resulted in a gunshot wound to the leg for one Rocky Mount woman.
A 39-year-old woman was wounded in her thigh by gunfire around midnight on New Year’s Eve. Rocky Mount police Sgt. Brad Summerlin said a group of people were at a home Monday…
December 23, 2018
Police are investigating a shooting incident in Rocky Mount.
Officers responded to a call of shots fired at around 3:20 a.m. Tuesday. No one was wounded in the shooting.
Investigators collected two 9mm casings at the scene.
Anyone with information about any crime in the area is asked to contact…
December 16, 2018
A 31-year-old man was wounded by gunfire Wednesday as he was walking down the 700 block of Branch Street.
Rocky Mount police responded to a shots fired call about 10:21 a.m. Wednesday and discovered the victim, who had been shot in the leg. The victim was transported to Nash UNC Health Care where…
December 09, 2018
Rocky Mount police are investigating an arson of a vacant residence that occurred this past week.
Sgt. Brad Summerlin, public information officer of the Rocky Mount Police Department, said about 6:05 p.m. Monday an unoccupied home on 1624 Vernon Road was deliberately set on fire, according to…
December 02, 2018
Rocky Mount police are investigating a late-night shooting in which an unknown shooter fired into an occupied vehicle.
Police are withholding the name of the victim in the aggravated assault that occurred around 3:20 a.m. Nov. 25 on the 800 block of North Wesleyan Boulevard.
The attack caused $7,…
November 25, 2018
Police are investigating the shoplifting theft of $25 worth of steaks from the Food Lion on Fairview Road.
The crime occurred at around 5 p.m. Nov. 18.
Anyone with information about any crime in the area is asked to contact Twin County Crime Stoppers at 252-977-1111 or crimestoppers@rockymountnc.…