June 23, 2019

Police and family are offering a $10,000 reward in the five-year-old homicide case of a former Nash County commissioner found stabbed to death in his Rocky Mount home.

Hoy Jefferson Cobb Jr., known as Jeff to family and friends, was found dead on Nov. 11, 2014, in his residence on Jeffreys Court.…

Couple charged in armed robbery

June 18, 2019

A husband and wife were arrested Sunday by Rocky Mount police in connection with an armed robbery that took place earlier this month.

The incident took place about 11 p.m. June 7 at the Goldrock Food Mart on the 1200 block of Goldrock Road in Rocky Mount. Two armed suspects reportedly entered the…

Third suspect charged in robbery

June 15, 2019

A third suspect has been arrested in connection with the April armed robbery of the Lucky Ducky store in Princeville.

The Edgecombe County Sheriff’s Office reported that Isaiah Daiquan Blow, 21, was arrested on Wednesday by Detective L. Shaw with the assistance of the Robersonville Police…

Missing 16-year-old located

June 14, 2019

A missing 16-year-old Pinetops girl has been located.

Gracie Marie Hoggard, who was reported missing by the Edgecombe County Sheriff’s Office on Wednesday “has been found safe and returned home,” according to a post Friday on the organization’s Facebook page. Law…