February 16, 2018

An inmate who escaped from a nearby prison earlier this week was captured Friday in Rocky Mount.

Clayton Ray Campbell, inmate number 1454355, was apprehended by the state's Prisons Emergency Response Team and local law enforcement at around midnight after several hours on the lam. He was taken into…

Police charge suspect in stabbing

February 13, 2018

A drunken brawl late Sunday sent one man to the hospital and another to jail.

Cpl. Brad Summerlin said Rocky Mount police were called about 10:49 p.m. Sunday to the 300 block of Marigold Street where they discovered several men who had been apparently drinking and some of whom admitted to using…

Man charged with assaulting officer

February 13, 2018

A routine traffic stop on Friday resulted in the assault of a Rocky Mount police officer and the filing of child abuse charges.

A Rocky Mount police officer stopped a car about 4:51 p.m. Friday near the Buck Leonard Boulevard exit off U.S. 64. The officer found that the driver was providing…

Two charged with breaking into school

February 13, 2018

Two Nash County men have been arrested and charged with breaking into Southern Nash High School and attempting to steal money.

About 6:44 p.m. Friday, the Nash County Sheriff’s Office received a call about two men who reportedly broke into Southern Nash High School at 6446 Southern Nash…