June 21, 2017

Two more people have been arrested in connection to a homicide Saturday morning in Rocky Mount.

Rocky Mount police arrested Daquan Foster, 19, of Rocky Mount and Demetrius Archibald, 32, of Rocky Mount Tuesday in connection to the shooting. Foster was charged with one count of first-degree murder…

Murder victim identified

June 20, 2017

Police have released the name of a man who was gunned down Saturday in Rocky Mount.

Rocky Mount police said in a press release Monday that Steven Maurice Lloyd, 19, of Rocky Mount was the victim of the early morning homicide. Police responded to the shooting at 5:24 a.m. at the Executive Inn…

Police seek information in shooting

June 18, 2017

Rocky Mount police continue looking for clues in a shooting that happened on June 10.

Police responded to a report of a shooting at 12:17 a.m. at a house on the 700 block of Clark Street. They said while they were on their way to the house, they were told the victim was at Nash UNC Health Care with…

Rocky Mount men held in smuggling case

June 15, 2017

Two Rocky Mount men are facing criminal charges in New York following the culmination of a two-year investigation into an alleged cigarette smuggling and money laundering ring.

Omar Mohammad Naser, 22, and Shaher Bahjat Dari, 28, both of Rocky Mount, were arrested June 8 by Rocky Mount police. The…