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  • Police probe robbery for links to similar cases

    By Brie Handgraaf | October 22, 2014 - 11:42pm

    Authorities are investigating whether a Tuesday night robbery is connected to several similar cases throughout the region.

  • Police seek suspect in store robbery

    From Staff Reports | October 22, 2014 - 11:41pm

    Rocky Mount police are searching for a man suspected of brazenly stealing money from a local convenience store.

  • Police seize shotgun at N.C. Wesleyan College

    From Staff Reports | October 21, 2014 - 8:53pm

    A Charlotte college student was arrested Monday after police reportedly seized a loaded shotgun from his car at N.C. Wesleyan College.

  • Police nab home invasion suspect

    From Staff Reports | October 20, 2014 - 9:12pm

    A Rocky Mount man was apprehended following a short chase Saturday after police responded to a domestic dispute.

  • Woman sought for stealing panties

    From Staff Reports | October 20, 2014 - 9:11pm

    Authorities are searching for a woman suspected of stealing 100 pairs of panties this weekend from Victoria’s Secret.

  • Man wounded in shooting

    From Staff Reports | October 20, 2014 - 9:10pm

    A Rocky Mount man is recovering from a gunshot wound while officers are searching for the shooter.Police said an officer on patrol around 7 p.m.

  • Police seek suspects in copper theft

    From Staff Reports | October 20, 2014 - 9:08pm

    Rocky Mount police are searching for suspected copper thieves.

  • Police seek gunmen in restaurant holdup

    From Staff Reports | October 20, 2014 - 8:13pm

    Rocky Mount police are searching for two suspects in the armed robbery of a local restaurant.Police Sgt.

  • Gun seized from covicted felon

    From Staff Reports | October 20, 2014 - 6:47pm

    A convicted felon was arrested Saturday afternoon when officers seized a revolver from him.

  • Woman busted for drug possession at hotel

    From Staff Reports | October 18, 2014 - 11:47pm

    A Goldrock woman was jailed on Oct. 14 after police said they seized three different kinds of drugs from her.

  • Joint operation snares 34 suspects

    By Brie Handgraaf | October 18, 2014 - 12:07am

    A man wanted on attempted murder charges and a businessman accused of selling illegal narcotics out of his store were among 34 suspects arrested this week in a multi-agency effort dubbed Operation First Frost.

  • K-9 team tracks down teen burglary suspects

    By Brie Handgraaf | October 17, 2014 - 9:01pm

    TARBORO – Police K9 Tazer and his handler, Cpl. Mike Trevathan, helped apprehend Wednesday three teenagers suspected of breaking into a house.

  • Deputies bust suspected drug dealers for second time in 10 days

    By Brie Handgraaf | October 17, 2014 - 7:52pm

    PRINCEVILLE — Edgecombe County authorities arrested two suspected drug dealers Friday for the second time in 10 days.

  • Police seek gunman in store holdup

    From Staff Reports | October 16, 2014 - 7:52pm

    Authorities are searching for Rocky Mount man suspected of robbing a convenience store Wednesday night at gunpoint.

  • Man sought in ex-wife’s assault

    From Staff Reports | October 15, 2014 - 8:11pm

    Rocky Mount police are searching for a man accused of assaulting his ex-wife on Tuesday.

  • Police seek shoplifting suspect

    From Staff Reports | October 14, 2014 - 10:01pm

    Rocky Mount police are hoping surveillance images will help apprehend a suspected shoplifter.Police were called around 6:15 p.m.

  • Woman charged in stabbing

    From Staff Reports | October 13, 2014 - 8:08pm

    A Rocky Mount woman was arrested Friday in connection with a November stabbing.

  • Drug sweep nets eight suspected dealers

    By Brie Handgraaf | October 13, 2014 - 6:10pm

    Nash County deputies arrested eight suspected drug dealers recently as part of an ongoing effort to combat drugs.

  • Man charged with felony for habitual thefts

    From Staff Reports | October 11, 2014 - 11:55pm

    A Rocky Mount man with six convictions for misdemeanor larceny was charged with a felony after being accused of shoplifting two cases of beer.

  • Task force drug operation nets 11 arrests

    By Brie Handgraaf | October 10, 2014 - 9:23pm

    PRINCEVILLE – Edgecombe County deputies cracked down on suspected drug dealers in a recent operation dubbed “No Flex Zone.”

  • Police nab man wanted on gun charges

    From Staff Reports | October 9, 2014 - 6:13pm

    Rocky Mount police picked up a man under indictment for possession of a firearm by a felon and seized a gun from his car during the arrest.

  • Man faces concelaed weapon charges

    From Staff Reports | October 8, 2014 - 9:44pm

    Rocky Mount police seized a loaded handgun Tuesday while responding to a call about a disorderly man.

  • Wesleyan student cited for BB gun

    From Staff Reports | October 8, 2014 - 9:43pm

    A college student from Florida was charged early Wednesday morning after he was caught with a BB gun on the N.C. Wesleyan College campus.

  • Woman charged with filing false report

    From Staff Reports | October 7, 2014 - 8:14pm

    A Rocky Mount woman was arrested Monday night in connection with the filing of a false police report about the alleged theft of her vehicle.

  • Police investigate fires at city park

    From Staff Reports | October 7, 2014 - 8:13pm

    Authorities are investigating two recent fires that have caused minor damages at a city park.