Police search for lottery ticket thief
February 6, 2016 - 11:20pm
Rocky Mount police are investigating the alleged theft of a winning scratch-off lottery ticket from a vehicle.
Police charge teens in vehicle break-ins
From Staff Reports | January 31, 2016 - 12:03am
Rocky Mount police quickly apprehended two suspected teenage thieves on Tuesday while responding to vehicle break-ins.
Neighbors help police catch burglary suspect
From Staff Reports | January 23, 2016 - 11:44pm
Proactive citizens helped Rocky Mount police apprehend a suspected burglar this week.
Shots fired by restaurant lead to gun seizure
From Contributed Reports | January 9, 2016 - 11:50pm
Quick response by Rocky Mount police led officers to seize a firearm and cite a man for firing gunshots near a local seafod restaurant.
Deputies charge man in road rage incident
From Staff Reports | January 1, 2016 - 11:54pm
A Rocky Mount man was with charged with assault in connection with a road rage incident Monday in Nashville.
Police link suspect to vehicle break-ins
From Staff Reports | December 24, 2015 - 6:56pm
Rocky Mount police arrested a man on Dec. 17 in connection with a series of vehicle break-ins that plagued an area in late November.
Two men charged with stealing beer
From Staff Reports | December 21, 2015 - 8:33pm
Two men were jailed Tuesday after Rocky Mount police connected them to a spree of beer thefts from local convenience stores.
Woman’s puppy killed in alleged dog attack
From Staff Reports | December 11, 2015 - 9:51pm
A Rocky Mount woman was cited on Dec. 4 after her dog allegedly killed another dog in the neighborhood.
Suspect sought in alleged rental car theft
From Staff Reports | November 28, 2015 - 12:20am
Rocky Mount police are searching for a Roanoke Rapids man suspected of renting a car but never returning it.
Suspects rob music equipment from local church
November 21, 2015 - 11:15pm
Authorities are investigating the theft of music equipment from an area church.
Wilson man charged in headphones theft
From Staff Reports | November 14, 2015 - 11:57pm
A Wilson man was apprehended recently in connection with stealing expensive headphones from the Rocky Mount Target store.
Carlos Romero, 30, was charged with felony larceny.
Police charge woman with purse snatching
From Staff Reports | November 7, 2015 - 11:15pm
An alleged purse snatcher was caught Wednesday a short distance from the scene of the crime.
Police search for suspects in two fatal shootings
From Staff Reports | October 23, 2015 - 8:39pm
Twin Counties authorities continue to investigate two seemingly unrelated homicides within a 24-hour period this week.
Robbery thwarted by store employee
From Staff Reports | October 9, 2015 - 5:34pm
Rocky Mount police are searching for a man suspected of attempting to steal a television from a local retail store.
Police on lookout for apartment complex vandal
From Staff Reports | October 3, 2015 - 10:41pm
Rocky Mount police are searching for a vandal suspected of damaging a local apartment complex.
Employee charged with stealing beer
From Staff Reports | September 26, 2015 - 10:44pm
A Rocky Mount man was arrested recently in connection with stealing beer from his employer.
Police arrest suspected vandals
From Staff Reports | September 21, 2015 - 5:04pm
A Rocky Mount teenager and two juveniles were arrested recently in connection with a spree of tire slashing in July.
Traffic stop leads to weapons charges
From Staff Reports | September 11, 2015 - 11:28pm
A ditch in a cemetery proved to not be a good hiding spot for a convicted felon allegedly caught with an illegal firearm.
Man sought after car crashes into hotel room
From Staff Reports | September 5, 2015 - 10:35pm
Authorities are searching for a suspect with the appropriate nickname of “Bam” in connection with driving a borrowed car into a hotel room.
Suspect sought in liquor store break-in
From Staff Reports | August 29, 2015 - 10:37pm
A thief set on stocking his liquor cabinet didn’t have much time to shop when he activated a burglary alarm and beckoned law enforcement.
Grocery store altercation leads to two arrests
From Staff Reports | August 22, 2015 - 10:56pm
Two Rocky Mount women were arrested Monday for allegedly assaulting a grocery store clerk.
Man suspected of swindling car wash
From Staff Reports | August 15, 2015 - 11:03pm
Rocky Mount police are searching for a man suspected of swindling a local convenience shop out of a car wash.
Vacant home stripped bare by burglar
From Staff Reports | August 8, 2015 - 10:39pm
Thieves might not have taken the kitchen sink, but they did take most other things, including the carpet of a vacant house.
Man charged with punching co-worker during dispute
From Staff Reports | August 1, 2015 - 10:56pm
Authorities apprehended a Rocky Mount man suspected of punching one of his co-workers at work.
Man hospitalized, charged in drug possession
July 27, 2015 - 6:38pm
Alleged drug abuse in the parking lot of Wal-Mart led an Elm City man to land behind bars.