Homeless man charged with breaking into vacant building
From Staff Reports | July 4, 2015 - 12:10am
Rocky Mount police arrested a homeless man suspected of breaking into a building for shelter.
Homicide suspect captured in New Jersey
By Brie Handgraaf | July 2, 2015 - 11:48pm
A Rocky Mount man was captured Wednesday in New Jersey after going on the run following a May homicide.
Police nab suspect in barber shop break-in
From Staff Reports | July 2, 2015 - 7:59pm
Physical evidence led police to make an arrest in a May 25 break-in at a local barber shop.
Man charged with defrauding former employer
From Staff Reports | July 2, 2015 - 7:59pm
Rocky Mount police arrested a man Wednesday in connection with fraudulent purchases made using a former employer’s credit card.
Pastor charged with embezzlement
From Staff Reports | July 2, 2015 - 7:58pm
A local faith leader was arrested Wednesday and charged with embezzlement.Everette Silver, 50, was charged with felony embezzlement.
Suspect wanted on outstanding warrant charged with resisting arrest, assaulting officer
From Staff Reports | July 1, 2015 - 6:35pm
Rocky Mount police arrested a Greensboro man with an outstanding gun warrant Monday during a traffic stop.
Two charged in shoplifting scam
From Staff Reports | June 30, 2015 - 7:25pm
Rocky Mount police arrested two women Monday in connection with a shoplifting scam at Target.
Scotland Neck man faces gun charges
From Staff Reports | June 30, 2015 - 7:24pm
A Scotland Neck man was charged Monday after being caught with a gun while suspected of being intoxicated.
Police charge man with rape of child
From Staff Reports | June 29, 2015 - 11:55pm
A Rocky Mount man was arrested Friday in connection with raping a juvenile neighbor.
Police bust suspects in alleged heroin ring
By Brie Handgraaf | June 29, 2015 - 11:52pm
Rocky Mount police apprehended a suspected heroin trafficker as well as 22 bricks of heroin and a small amount of powder cocaine.
Two charged with child abuse
From Staff Reports | June 29, 2015 - 11:20pm
An observant school resource officer led authorities to charge a Rocky Mount mother and a man with child abuse.
Officers assaulted during domestic disturbance call
From Staff Reports | June 29, 2015 - 11:18pm
Rocky Mount police officers were assaulted Saturday night while responding to a domestic disturbance.
Police nab teen robbery suspect
From Staff Reports | June 29, 2015 - 11:17pm
A Rocky Mount teen was caught red-handed in connection with a Saturday night robbery at the movie theater.
Suspect charged in drive-by shooting
From Staff Reports | June 29, 2015 - 6:50pm
A Rocky Mount man was arrested Thursday in connection with a drive-by shooting that happened in May.
Police probe convenience store break-in
From Staff Reports | June 29, 2015 - 6:49pm
Rocky Mount police are looking into a Monday morning break-in at a local convenience store.
Apartment complex tagged by vandals
From Staff Reports | June 28, 2015 - 12:08am
Rocky Mount police are looking for vandals who wreaked havoc with spray paint at a local apartment complex.
Deputies bust pot growing operation, seize weapons cache
From Staff Reports | June 26, 2015 - 6:07pm
A tip from a county resident led Nash County deputies to bust a marijuana growing operation and seize 25 firearms Thursday in Nashville.
Police nab suspect in March robbery
From Staff Reports | June 25, 2015 - 7:00pm
Authorities apprehended a man Wednesday night who was suspected of committing armed robbery in March.
Stolen handgun seized from convicted felon
From Staff Reports | June 25, 2015 - 6:57pm
Rocky Mount police recently recovered a stolen firearm from a convicted felon.Authorities said officers were called around 2 p.m.
Man charged with sexual assault on child
From Staff Reports | June 24, 2015 - 5:56pm
A Rocky Mount man was arrested Monday in connection with allegedly sexually assaulting a juvenile.
Traffic stop nets suspected marijuana dealer
From Staff Reports | June 24, 2015 - 5:55pm
A Sunday afternoon traffic infraction led police to seize marijuana from a suspect.
Deputies reopen case of man missing more than 11 years
By Brie Handgraaf | June 24, 2015 - 5:55pm
Nash County deputies are hoping renewed interest in the case of a man missing for more than 11 years will yield answers.
Police seize stolen assault rifle
From Staff Reports | June 22, 2015 - 6:02pm
A St. Patrick’s Day call about gunshots led police to seize a stolen assault rifle and arrest a man Friday.
Police seek suspects in attempted robbery
From Staff Reports | June 22, 2015 - 6:01pm
Rocky Mount police are searching for two men suspected of attempting to rob a man Saturday night.
Police report slight increase in dine-and-dash incidents
From Staff Reports | June 20, 2015 - 1:50am
Rocky Mount police have seen a slight uptick in dine-and-dash incidents at local restaurants lately, including one in which at least one suspect has been apprehended.“This is not an uncommon crime to occur at restaurants,” said police Cpl.