Suspect charged in child's rape
From Staff Reports | July 27, 2015 - 8:25pm
A Tarboro man recently was arrested in connection with the sexual abuse of a child in 2011.
Deputies seek shooting suspect
From Staff Reports | July 27, 2015 - 8:24pm
Edgecombe County deputies are searching for a man involved in a Sunday shooting.
Convicted felon faces counterfeit money charges
From Staff Reports | July 27, 2015 - 7:52pm
A convicted felon was arrested Friday in connection with scamming a woman with counterfeit money.
Police search for wallet thief
From Staff Reports | July 27, 2015 - 7:51pm
Rocky Mount police are asking the public for help catching a suspect who allegedly stole a woman’s wallet out of her purse while shopping.
Man hospitalized, charged in drug possession
July 27, 2015 - 7:38pm
Alleged drug abuse in the parking lot of Wal-Mart led an Elm City man to land behind bars.
Man arrested for motorcycle theft, drugs
July 25, 2015 - 12:03am
A Rocky Mount man was arrested Friday in connection with a stolen motorcycle and the seizure of marijuana.
Teen charged in assault
From Staff Reports | July 23, 2015 - 11:31pm
A Rocky Mount teenager was arrested Tuesday in connection with allegedly assaulting two teenage girls, including his ex-girlfriend.
Two arrested in break-in spree
July 21, 2015 - 11:43pm
Authorities in Nash and Franklin counties worked together to solve a rash of break-ins plaguing both communities.
Sharpsburg police seek help in murder
July 21, 2015 - 10:54pm
SHARPSBURG – Officials are asking the public for information in connection with a homicide that claimed the life of a young man.
Two people injured in traffic collision
July 21, 2015 - 12:36pm
Two people were hospitalized Tuesday morning following a two-vehicle wreck in Rocky Mount.
Four people wounded in highway shooting
From Staff Reports | July 19, 2015 - 2:02pm
Four people, including a baby, were wounded early Sunday morning in a shooting on the highway.
Two charged with pawning employer's work tools
From Staff Reports | July 18, 2015 - 11:59pm
Two men recently were arrested by Rocky Mount police in connection with stealing then pawning their employer’s tools.
Bank robbery suspect spent years in psychiatric facility
By Brie Handgraaf | July 18, 2015 - 1:04am
The convicted felon suspected of robbing a Rocky Mount bank Friday is no stranger to the crime as she was charged with two bank robberies in 2002, only to be found not guilty by reason of insanity.
Suspected bank robber has lengthy criminal record
By Brie Handgraaf | July 17, 2015 - 1:36pm
Rocky Mount police apprehended a suspected bank robber within minutes of the crime Friday morning and records indicate she has a lengthy criminal history.
Woman arrested in connection with robbery at downtown bank
July 17, 2015 - 10:32am
Rocky Mount police arrested a local woman Friday morning in connection with a robbery at a bank on North Church Street.
Sheriff chases down burglary suspect
From Staff Reports | July 16, 2015 - 10:54pm
Nash County Sheriff Keith Stone chased down a burglary suspect Tuesday night.
Thief steals refrigerated trailer in Enfield
From Staff Reports | July 16, 2015 - 3:54pm
ENFIELD – Enfield police are asking the public for help in solving the brazen theft of a 53-foot refrigerated trailer.
Two more charged in credit card fraud
From Staff Reports | July 15, 2015 - 6:15pm
Two more people have been arrested in connection with a credit card fraud after they were caught returning to the scene of the theft.
Alert officer helps nab break-in suspects
From Staff Reports | July 14, 2015 - 9:24pm
TARBORO – An observant officer spotting an unusual sight led police to solve a break-in before the burglary was discovered.
Police seize stolen handgun
From Staff Reports | July 14, 2015 - 9:20pm
TARBORO – Police seized a stolen handgun from a convicted felon Saturday night while responding to a report of gunfire.
Two charged in assault, robbery
From Staff Reports | July 14, 2015 - 9:18pm
SHARPSBURG – Two men have been charged with felonies related to an assault and robbery that occurred on July 6.
Report of gunfire leads to arrest of convicted felon
From Staff Reports | July 14, 2015 - 7:40pm
Rocky Mount police responded Saturday to two unrelated calls about shots being fired, one of which led to the arrest of a convicted felon.
Police seeks suspects in convenience store theft
From Staff Reports | July 14, 2015 - 7:37pm
Rocky Mount police are searching for three suspects involved in stealing thousands of dollars from a register at a local convenience store.
Woman wounded in shooting on Old Wilson Road
By Brie Handgraaf | July 14, 2015 - 12:32pm
Edgecombe County deputies are searching for information related to a Saturday morning shooting that wounded a teenage woman.
Police nab robbery suspect
From Staff Reports | July 13, 2015 - 7:11pm
A quick response led Rocky Mount police to make an arrest Sunday in an armed robbery of a convenience store and recover the stolen merchandise.