Traffic stop leads to father, son arrests
By Brie Handgraaf | May 28, 2015 - 10:57pm
A Tarboro father and son along with a third man recently were arrested in connection with the sale of illegal narcotics.
Police search for plant thieves
From Staff Reports | May 28, 2015 - 10:56pm
Police search for plant thievesRocky Mount police are searching for thieves with green thumbs.
Woman faces animal cruelty charges
From Staff Reports | May 27, 2015 - 10:14pm
A Rocky Mount woman was charged with animal cruelty recently after officials received complaints.
Police seek home invasion suspects
From Staff Reports | May 27, 2015 - 6:31pm
Rocky Mount police are investigating a suspected home invasion on the 3200 block of Sunset Avenue.
Police investigate barber shop break-in
From Staff Reports | May 27, 2015 - 6:29pm
A local barber shop was broken into recently and police are searching for the suspects who made off with nearly $400 worth of equipment.
Sheriff says meth lab posed 'recipe for death'
By Brie Handgraaf | May 26, 2015 - 11:36pm
A traffic stop for speeding and texting while driving Tuesday morning led Nash County Sheriff Keith Stone to shut down a suspected rolling methamphetamine laboratory.
Robbery thought to be motive behind Memorial Day homicide
By Brie Handgraaf | May 26, 2015 - 11:35pm
Rocky Mount police believe robbery was the motive behind a Memorial Day homicide.
Authorities were dispatched at 11 p.m.
Police seek suspect in Memorial Day homicide
From Staff Reports | May 26, 2015 - 2:18pm
Rocky Mount police are investigating the sixth homicide in the city this year after a Memorial Day shooting claimed the life of a young man.
Nash sheriff discovers suspected meth lab
From Staff Reports | May 26, 2015 - 11:07am
Nash County Sheriff Keith Stone busted a suspected mobile methamphetamine laboratory Tuesday morning on his way to work.
Burglary suspect caught inside home
From Staff Reports | May 23, 2015 - 11:53pm
Observant residents and quick police response led to the capture of a burglary suspect Monday.
Police seize stolen firearm from convicted felon
From Staff Reports | May 22, 2015 - 7:56pm
Rocky Mount police charged a Tarboro man Friday with possession of a stolen handgun.
Man charged in assault, kidnapping
From Staff Reports | May 21, 2015 - 6:14pm
A Rocky Mount man was arrested Wednesday in connection with the kidnapping of a mother and child earlier this month.
Police seek man on weapons, hit-and-run charges
From Staff Reports | May 21, 2015 - 6:12pm
Rocky Mount police are searching for a man in connection with a weapons charge and a vehicle crash.
Woman sought for starting fire
From Staff Reports | May 21, 2015 - 6:09pm
No one was injured when a woman reportedly started a trash can fire at a local convenience store.
Teen charged with possession of stolen firearm
From Staff Reports | May 20, 2015 - 6:12pm
A report of gunshots Wednesday led Rocky Mount police to seize a stolen firearm from a teenager.
Police charge suspect in stabbing attack
From Staff Reports | May 19, 2015 - 9:37pm
A Tarboro man was arrested Friday for allegedly stabbing an acquaintance.
Traffic stop leads to drug bust
From Staff Reports | May 19, 2015 - 9:33pm
TARBORO – A traffic stop for a seat belt violation landed a Pendleton man in jail.Tarboro police Cpl.
Police seize handgun following traffic accident
From Staff Reports | May 19, 2015 - 9:31pm
TARBORO – A gun was seized Friday from a convicted felon after officers responded to a single-vehicle wreck.
Police seize guns from two men
From Staff Reports | May 19, 2015 - 9:29pm
Rocky Mount police seized two loaded handguns and arrested two men after witnesses reported seeing an individual with a weapon.
Deputies seize 34 guns from convicted felon
By Brie Handgraaf | May 18, 2015 - 11:18pm
Edgecombe County deputies seized 34 firearms and a large amount of ammunition from a convicted felon Sunday in Macclesfield after responding to a report of damage to a house.
Police investigate weekend shootings
From Staff Reports | May 18, 2015 - 7:39pm
Rocky Mount police are searching for a man suspected in one weekend shooting and seeking information about another shooting.
Teens charged in robbery
From Staff Reports | May 18, 2015 - 7:38pm
Two Rocky Mount teenagers were arrested Saturday in connection with robbing two teenage girls Friday night.
Police seek robbery suspect
From Staff Reports | May 18, 2015 - 7:37pm
Rocky Mount police are searching for a man suspected of robbing a woman Saturday night as she was getting something from her car.
Police seek suspect in grab-and-go cash theft
From Staff Reports | May 17, 2015 - 12:30am
Rocky Mount police are searching for a man who committed a brazen grab-and-go theft at a local grocery store.
Police seek suspects in drive-by shooting
From Staff Reports | May 15, 2015 - 11:29pm
No one was hurt, but police are searching for multiple gunmen suspected of shooting up a home Thursday night.