More From Police

August 20, 2019

Two Nash County deputies and a suspect ended up at the emergency room Monday after a routine traffic stop took a violent turn.

Patrol Capt. Chris Cary said a deputy stopped Percy Rathel Brown III, 53, on N.C 97 near the Franklin County line because his vehicle had fictitious tags. Once the car was…

August 19, 2019

The Rocky Mount Police Department is offering new cash rewards for information about two cold cases it is hoping to solve.

Sgt. Brad Summerlin said the Cold Case Squad is currently focusing on these investigations and is hoping to gather more leads by offering the cash rewards.

One of the cases is…

August 17, 2019

The Rocky Mount Police Department has just released information about a commercial robbery of a Rocky Mount ABC Store.

Police responded to the incident about 8:51 p.m. on Aug. 10. A man reportedly entered the ABC Store #8 on the 1300 block of Westwood Drive moments before brandishing a handgun at a…

August 17, 2019

Rocky Mount police charged a man Wednesday for impersonating a law enforcement officer.

Fonnell Parker, 41, was arrested in connection with an incident that occurred about 12:25 p.m. Wednesday at the office of Time Financing Services on the 2300 block of Sunset Avenue. Parker reportedly was driving…

Fonnell Parker.jpg

August 15, 2019

Two men are facing first-degree murder charges in connection with the death of a woman about six months ago in the Battleboro community.

One of the men already has been accused of brutalizing another woman more than a week ago in Edgecombe County.

Limichael Pittman, 26, and Dewayne Cozart, 31, are…

August 13, 2019

A recent shooting in broad daylight in the Ravenwood area on the southwest side of Rocky Mount is now being investigated as a homicide, authorities said.

Leontay Trevon Bryant, 23, died Saturday after being found shot early Friday afternoon, police Sgt. Brad Summerlin told the Telegram.

Bryant died…

August 13, 2019

In the wake of the most recent incident to draw attention to the Nash County Detention Center, Nash County officials are working to upgrade the facilities, but the planned projects may not be enough, Nash County Sheriff Keith Stone said Monday.

Last week, an inmate started a fire three times on a…

August 10, 2019

Rocky Mount police are asking for the public’s help finding out who shot a person in broad daylight on Friday in the Ravenwood area on the southwest side of the city.

Officers responded about 12:53 p.m. to a report of shots fired and found the wounded person in the parking lot of an apartment…

August 08, 2019

A Halifax County man with a prior record who took his life in rural Nash County earlier this week after a chase by law enforcement was wanted for the recent armed robbery of the Sheetz off Benvenue Road.

The deceased, Rodney L. Silver, 39, was the same man being sought for arrest for the July 23…


August 08, 2019

National Night Out will return to Rocky Mount for a 23rd consecutive year, with the 2019 version being observed Oct. 1.

The event typically takes place in all 50 states during the first Tuesday in August, but locally this year, the Rocky Mount Police Department will recognize National Night Out as…

81 stories in Police. Viewing 1 through 10.
«First Page   «Previous Page        
Page 1 of 9
        Next Page»   Last Page»