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April 14, 2019

A Nash County man has been arrested and charged in connection with the death of his father.

William Marcellus Major Jr., 22, was arrested, transported to the Nash County Sheriff’s Office and ultimately charged with one count of first-degree murder after Nash County deputies found his father,…


April 14, 2019

A 65-year-old man was assaulted with a brick Tuesday and them threatened with a knife before being robbed.

The victim was reportedly working at a residence on the 100 block of the Atlantic Avenue and had left the door open to provide ventilation. A black man roughly 6-feet tall with a slim build…


April 13, 2019

Rocky Mount police have arrested a suspect in connection with the Sunday homicide of David Sandoval on King James Court.

Victor Hernandez was arrested Thursday for the crime, according to a press release from the Rocky Mount Police Department sent out Friday. Hernandez, whose age has not been…

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April 07, 2019

A man is dead as a result of a homicide in Rocky Mount this weekend and city police are asking for the public’s help solving the crime.

David Sandoval’s body was discovered after officers received a call at 12:14 a.m. Sunday to King James Court about people being disorderly, police Sgt.…

April 07, 2019

It was no April Fool's Day prank when someone shot up the Goodyear Tire on Stone Rose Drive in Rocky Mount.

Police are investigating the April 1 aggravated assault case in which a unknown perpitrator shot into the business while it was occupied. Struck by bullets were a 1998 GMC C1500, a 2008 Chevy…


April 05, 2019

One of the top lawmen in the Twin Counties on Thursday sought to debunk the perception of local crime being a problem outside the community and said what is needed locally is backing for those enforcing the laws.

“If you look across the country, we don’t have any more crime than these…

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April 04, 2019

Rocky Mount police raided homes, served search warrants, set up a roadblock and made arrests during multiple enforcement operations over the weekend as part of Operation Hammer Time.

“It is amazing what can be accomplished when the resources are there and agencies work together,” said…

April 04, 2019

A week after five inmates escaped the Nash County Detention Center, the jail administrator has been moved to supervise a different division, a new top jailer with prison supervision experience has been brought on board and a longtime captain has been promoted to major.

Kevin Barnes, a retired…

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April 02, 2019

The three top law enforcement officials in the Twin Counties are scheduled to appear this week at the Rocky Mount Area Chamber of Commerce’s quarterly legislative forum.

Rocky Mount Police Chief George Robinson, Edgecombe County Sheriff Clee Atkinson and Nash County Sheriff Keith Stone will…

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April 02, 2019

A Nash County inmate who escaped last week and was captured early Sunday in South Carolina has waived extradition and will be returned this week.

Laquaris Rashaad Battle, 23, was taken into custody during a traffic stop in Hardeeville, S.C. He's set for extradition Thursday.

Nash County…

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