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  • Man arrested after tailgating police car

    From Staff Reports | February 28, 2015 - 11:45pm

    Rocky Mount police charged a man on Feb. 21 after reporting he tailgated a marked patrol car.

  • Police nab one suspect, seek second in card-game robbery

    From Staff Reports | February 27, 2015 - 8:53pm

    Rocky Mount police arrested one suspected robber and are searching for a second in a caper of a card game at a local hotel.

  • Deputies bust suspected marijuana dealer

    From Staff Reports | February 27, 2015 - 8:36pm

    Complaints from local residents led Edgecombe County deputies to arrest a suspected marijuana dealer.

  • Man charged in wife's assault

    From Staff Reports | February 26, 2015 - 5:40pm

    A Rocky Mount man was jailed Wednesday after allegedly assaulting his wife with a handgun.

  • Police search for break-in suspects

    From Staff Reports | February 25, 2015 - 7:02pm

    Police search for break-in suspectsRocky Mount police are searching for three teenage boys suspected of breaking into and damaging a vacant house.

  • Man charged with selling stolen goods

    From Staff Reports | February 25, 2015 - 6:56pm

    Man charged in selling stolen goodsA 27-year-old Rocky Mount man was charged Tuesday night in connection with selling stolen property.

  • Police respond to more than 40 wrecks

    By Brie Handgraaf | February 25, 2015 - 11:24am

    Officials have been hard at work since before the sun rose Wednesday to clear roadways and help stranded drivers.

  • Teenager robbed at motel

    From Staff Reports | February 23, 2015 - 9:06pm

    Authorities are searching for a group of teenagers suspected of robbing another teen Friday night at a motel.

  • Homeowner nabs suspected burglar

    From Staff Reports | February 23, 2015 - 9:05pm

    A Rocky Mount man was jailed Friday after allegedly being caught in the act of burglarizing a house by the homeowner.

  • TJ Maxx employee accused in thefts

    From Staff Reports | February 21, 2015 - 11:50pm

    A Rocky Mount woman turned herself in this week in connection with stealing thousands of dollars worth of merchandise from the retail store where she worked last fall.

  • Teen wounded in accidental shooting

    From Staff Reports | February 20, 2015 - 6:18pm

    Rocky Mount police are continuing to investigate an isolated accidental discharge of a weapon Thursday night that caused a 16-year-old male victim to be hospitalized.

  • Deputies nab suspects in string of break-ins

    From Staff Reports | February 19, 2015 - 8:00pm

    Two Rocky Mount men face nearly 100 charges related to a string of break-ins.

  • Two charged in flea market break-in

    From Staff Reports | February 19, 2015 - 7:59pm

    Two Greenville men were charged with breaking into a Macclesfield business in January and one was caught minutes after pawning property from a Pitt County break-in.

  • Man charged in email hacking

    From Staff Reports | February 17, 2015 - 8:56pm

    Man charged in email hacking A former employee was charged with illegal use of North East Carolina Preparatory School’s email system.

  • Tarboro man charged with sex crimes

    By Brie Handgraaf | February 17, 2015 - 11:58am

    TARBORO — What started as a teenager running away led police to charge a man with kidnapping, indecent liberties along with gun- and drug-offenses.

  • Business owner charged with illegal prescription drug sales

    From Staff Reports | February 16, 2015 - 7:10pm

    A local businessman was charged Monday for illegally selling erectile dysfunction and male enhancement medications.

  • Local woman indicted in postal fraud scheme

    By Brie Handgraaf | February 16, 2015 - 7:07pm

    A Rocky Mount business owner and a Maryland man were indicted on Feb. 11 in a scheme to defraud the U.S. Postal Service.

  • Authorities seek assault suspect

    From Staff Reports | February 16, 2015 - 7:06pm

    Local authorities are searching for a man suspected of assaulting a woman and running from police.

  • Police seize handgun following traffic stop

    From Staff Reports | February 16, 2015 - 7:03pm

    Rocky Mount police seized a handgun Friday from a suspected drunk driver.

  • Employees accused of bilking Walmart

    From Staff Reports | February 16, 2015 - 6:33pm

    Two Walmart employees were arrested after allegedly being caught defrauding the retail giant in Tarboro.

  • Woman charged for front porch assault

    From Staff Reports | February 13, 2015 - 11:55pm

    One woman is behind bars and another is recovering after allegedly being assaulted on her front porch.

  • Convenience store owner convicted of food stamp fraud

    By Brie Handgraaf | February 12, 2015 - 8:10pm

    A Rocky Mount store owner was ordered to pay $5,000 in restitution after being convicted of food stamp fraud.

  • Teen charged in string of break-ins

    From Staff Reports | February 12, 2015 - 6:11pm

    An Elm City teenager recently was jailed in connection with a rash of vehicle break-ins in the Sandy Cross area of Nash County.

  • Tip leads to arrest in break-in

    From Staff Reports | February 11, 2015 - 10:56pm

    It didn’t take long for Rocky Mount police to solve a Tuesday afternoon break-in thanks to the vigilance of a local resident.

  • Eight teens charged after high school fights

    From Staff Reports | February 11, 2015 - 5:52pm

    Two fights at an area high school landed a group of teenagers in hot water recently.

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