December 02, 2016

NASHVILLE— A Bailey man is in jail facing child sex charges, authorities said.

John Milton Battle, 33, was arrested Tuesday and charged with six counts of sexual offenses with a child. Capt. Todd Wells of the Nash County’s Sheriff’s Office said authorities didn’t want to…

Deputies bust suspected drug dealer

December 02, 2016

A Rocky Mount man recently was arrested by authorities and is facing several drug charges, officials said.

Domnick Garner of 840 Shearin Andrews Road was charged on Nov. 21 with trafficking heroin, possession with intent to sell and deliver marijuana, felony possession of marijuana,…

Police probe pedestrian's death

November 30, 2016

Rocky Mount police are still investigating the death of a pedestrian who was struck by several vehicles last week while crossing Wesleyan Boulevard.

Gregory Hunter Stokes, 29, of Sunset Avenue, died after stepping in front of oncoming traffic at 7:40 p.m. Friday on the 1200 block of South…

Police seek leads in vehicle break-in

November 27, 2016

Rocky Mount police are investigating a Tuesday vehicle break-in and need the public’s help to solve the case.

Police responded to a larceny from a vehicle report at 10:37 a.m. on the 900 block of Falls Road. The victim was inside a building where the vehicle was parked when the break-in…