Authorities capture fugitive wanted on attempted murder charges
By Brie Handgraaf | July 22, 2014 - 7:32pm
Rocky Mount police and members of the U.S. Marshal’s Eastern North Carolina Violent Fugitive Task Force recently apprehend an attempted murder suspect from Wilson.
Police nab armed robbery suspect
From Staff Reports | July 21, 2014 - 7:38pm
A Rocky Mount man was apprehended shortly after allegedly committing a robbery on the 600 block of Arrington Avenue.
Tarboro teens charged in Princeville shooting
From Staff Reports | July 21, 2014 - 7:37pm
Two Tarboro teenagers were arrested recently in connection with a shooting in Princeville earlier this month.
Teenager wounded in shooting
From Staff Reports | July 21, 2014 - 7:35pm
Authorities said a Rocky Mount teenager was hospitalized following a Sunday night shooting.
Man charged with defrauding Wal-Mart
From Staff Reports | July 21, 2014 - 7:34pm
An Enfield man was arrested Saturday night after reportedly defrauding Wal-Mart.
Woman killed, children injured in wreck near I-95
From Staff Reports | July 21, 2014 - 4:06pm
Authorities said a woman was killed and her young children were injured in a Monday morning wreck.
Strip club patrons arrested after parking lot fight
From Staff Reports | July 19, 2014 - 11:28pm
Two visitors to Rocky Mount were arrested Wednesday after reportedly fighting in the parking lot of a local strip club.
Stolen gun recovered in traffic stop
From Staff Reports | July 18, 2014 - 9:44pm
Rocky Mount police recovered a stolen gun Thursday night after attempting to stop a car for a traffic violation.
Women charged with defrauding store
From Staff Reports | July 18, 2014 - 6:13pm
Two women were arrested Thursday night after police said they caught them returning stolen merchandise to a store in the mall.
Two men arrested in nightclub fracus
From Staff Reports | July 18, 2014 - 6:05pm
Rocky Mount police arrested two men in connection with a fight at a local nightclub.
Man wounded by self-inflicted gunshot
From Staff Reports | July 17, 2014 - 7:59pm
A gunshot wound victim is recovering after police determined that instead of being assaulted, the victim was the one who pulled the trigger.
Police nab suspected drug dealer
From Staff Reports | July 16, 2014 - 7:03pm
A suspected drug dealer who evaded capture during a multi-agency operation in April was captured Friday.
Six teens charged in BB gun thefts
By Brie Handgraaf | July 16, 2014 - 7:02pm
Rocky Mount police and area loss prevention employees have thwarted the thefts of 10 BB guns recently, ultimately pressing charges against six teenagers.
Employee charged with stealing from Target
From Staff Reports | July 16, 2014 - 7:02pm
A Spring Hope man was apprehended Tuesday in connection with allegedly stealing from his Rocky Mount employer.
Man charged with bigamy
From Staff Reports | July 15, 2014 - 7:37pm
Halifax County deputies Monday arrested a Rocky Mount man suspected of having three wives.
Police charge man with selling stolen cellphone
From Staff Reports | July 15, 2014 - 7:36pm
A Rocky Mount man was apprehended Monday in connection with selling a stolen cellphone in May.
Tax preparer convicted of tax fraud
From Staff Reports | July 15, 2014 - 7:35pm
A Rocky Mount woman was sentenced Thursday to probation after pleading guilty to charges of tax fraud.
Princeville man charged in shooting
From Staff Reports | July 14, 2014 - 10:40pm
A 22-year-old man remains hospitalized following a Sunday morning shooting in Princeville.
Police seek suspect in shooting
From Staff Reports | July 14, 2014 - 10:39pm
A Rocky Mount man is recovering from a Saturday morning shooting on 400 block of Coleman Avenue.
Man stabbed during robbery attempt
From Staff Reports | July 14, 2014 - 10:39pm
A 27-year-old man is recovering after being stabbed in a Saturday night attempted robbery.
Tarboro police arrest two suspects in vehicle break-ins
By Brie Handgraaf | July 14, 2014 - 8:41pm
TARBORO – Police apprehended two suspected criminals who stole from unlocked vehicles in June.
Deputy locates missing man
From Staff Reports | July 14, 2014 - 4:34pm
A missing Nash County man was found in Dortches.
Police investigate robbery, stabbing
From Staff Reports | July 13, 2014 - 5:20pm
Rocky Mount police are investigating a Saturday night robbery that led to the stabbing of the victim.
Man charged in robbery, assault
From Staff Reports | July 13, 2014 - 12:34am
Authorities are investigating a Tuesday morning robbery and assault on the 1100 block of Nashville Road.
Shooting suspect charged with heroin trafficking
By Brie Handgraaf | July 12, 2014 - 12:12am
A Rocky Mount man is facing local charges in connection with a shooting earlier this month as well as drug charges in Wake County.