Police probe motive behind courthouse shooting
By Brie Handgraaf | October 31, 2014 - 12:54am
Authorities said they are working to determine if a Tuesday morning plea deal evolved into a shooting at the Nash County Courthouse that sent two to the hospital and two behind bars.
Man arrested for domestic assault
From Staff Reports | October 30, 2014 - 11:37pm
A Rocky Mount man was arrested Wednesday night in connection with a domestic assault earlier this week.
Two brothers held in connection with courthouse shooting
From Staff Reports | October 30, 2014 - 11:09am
Two brothers are in custody today on charges related to the shooting at Nash County Courthouse that left two men wounded earlier this week.
Investigators track leads in courthouse shooting
By Brie Handgraaf | October 30, 2014 - 12:47am
NASHVILLE – Despite releasing a Rocky Mount man originally identified as the suspected Nash County Courthouse shooter, authorities are running down leads that could help them find the suspect responsible for shooting and hospitalizing two men.
Teenager robbed inside community center
By Brie Handgraaf | October 29, 2014 - 8:46pm
Authorities are investigating a recent robbery of a teen at the South Rocky Mount Community Center.
Tarboro police charge man with selling stolen drill
From Staff Reports | October 29, 2014 - 8:45pm
TARBORO – More than two years after a company’s drill was illegally pawned, the man police charge was responsible for selling the stolen property has been apprehended.
Deputies release Lewis without charging him
By Brie Handgraaf | October 29, 2014 - 10:22am
Authorities released a Rocky Mount man late Tuesday whom they previously described as their chief suspect in a shooting outside Nash County Courthouse.
Search continues for second shooting suspect
By Brie Handgraaf | October 29, 2014 - 12:15am
NASHVILLE – One suspect is in custody and a massive manhunt continues for another following a shooting Tuesday at the Nash County Courthouse.
Manhunt combs area for second shooting suspect
By Brie Handgraaf | October 28, 2014 - 7:32pm
Two convicted felons have been connected to the Tuesday morning shooting at the Nash County Courthouse.
Deputies nab courthouse shooting suspect
By Brie Handgraaf | October 28, 2014 - 6:07pm
NASHVILLE — A convicted felon from Rocky Mount was apprehended Tuesday in connection with shooting two people in front of the Nash County Courthouse.
Shooting victims listed in stable condition
By Brie Handgraaf | October 28, 2014 - 3:02pm
NASHVILLE – Two men wounded in a shooting Tuesday at the Nash County Courthouse have been transported to Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, where they are listed in serious but stable condition.
Authorities release description of shooting suspects
By Brie Handgraaf | October 28, 2014 - 12:49pm
NASHVILLE – Law enforcement officers are seeking two black men wearing jeans, possibly driving a white car, in connection with a shooting Tuesday morning that wounded two men at the Nash County Courthouse.
Police seek two suspects in courthouse shooting
By Brie Handgraaf | October 28, 2014 - 12:12pm
NASHVILLE – Two gunmen reportedly opened fire this morning at the Nash County Courthouse, wounding at least two people, according to a woman who was near the scene when the shootings occurred.
Police seek domestic assault suspect
From Staff Reports | October 27, 2014 - 7:51pm
A woman and her children were not seriously injured in a Sunday night altercation with an ex-spouse.
Man charged with assaulting child
From Staff Reports | October 27, 2014 - 7:50pm
TARBORO – A South Carolina man was arrested by police Sunday after allegedly assaulting several kids at a baseball tournament.
Police seize machete from man
From Staff Reports | October 27, 2014 - 7:48pm
Rocky Mount police seized a machete after responding to a report of a combative customer.Authorities were called shortly before 9 p.m.
Rocky Mount student dies in car accident
By Brie Handgraaf | October 27, 2014 - 12:09pm
Rocky Mount High School students and staff had a moment of silence Monday following news that a student-athlete was killed in a wreck.
Two suspects charged, third sought in Princeville shooting
By Brie Handgraaf | October 27, 2014 - 12:05am
PRINCEVILLE – No one was injured in a Friday morning shooting that landed two men in jail and has a third wanted by police.
Car dealership manager charged in theft
From Staff Reports | October 26, 2014 - 12:06am
The manager of a local dealership was charged with larceny Oct. 18 after reportedly being caught attempting to steal a license plate from another car lot.
Traffic checkpoint leads to recovery of stolen van
From Staff Reports | October 24, 2014 - 9:11pm
TARBORO – An early-morning traffic checkpoint Friday resulted in the recovery of a stolen vehicle.
Teens charged in string of break-ins
From Staff Reports | October 24, 2014 - 7:54pm
Two Rocky Mount teens were arrested Thursday in connection with a string of break-ins throughout the city.
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.