Burglary suspect caught inside home
From Staff Reports | May 23, 2015 - 11:53pm
Observant residents and quick police response led to the capture of a burglary suspect Monday.
Police seek suspect in grab-and-go cash theft
From Staff Reports | May 17, 2015 - 12:30am
Rocky Mount police are searching for a man who committed a brazen grab-and-go theft at a local grocery store.
Employee accused of drinking at work, stealing
From Staff Reports | May 10, 2015 - 12:16am
A Rocky Mount man was caught allegedly drinking on the job and stealing from his employer this week. Charles Hedgepeth, 53, was cited for larceny.
Prank call to 911 leads to man's arrest
From Staff Reports | May 1, 2015 - 7:28pm
A Rocky Mount man was arrested this week after allegedly abusing the 911 system.
Police search for vehicle arsonist
From Staff Reports | April 27, 2015 - 7:04pm
Rocky Mount authorities are investigating an early morning fire that destroyed a vehicle in a local park.
Suspect claiming to be victim charged in hit-and-run
From Staff Reports | April 12, 2015 - 12:08am
The suspect in an Easter Sunday hit-and-run of a fire hydrant ended up contacting investigating officers, claiming to be the victim.
Police seek shoplifting suspects
From Staff Reports | April 5, 2015 - 12:32am
Rocky Mount police identified one suspected shoplifter and are working to identify a second in a recent theft of clothing at the mall.
Police charge man with assaulting officers
From Staff Reports | March 27, 2015 - 11:32pm
A Rocky Mount man was jailed Tuesday after he allegedly assaulted two officers.
Two men steal booze from liquor store
From Staff Reports | March 21, 2015 - 11:52pm
Rocky Mount police are searching for two men who stole liquor from a local ABC Store.
Woman charged with filing false vehicle theft report
From Staff Reports | March 15, 2015 - 12:56am
Allegedly lying to police got one Rocky Mount woman in hot water this week and garnered a misdemeanor charge to boot.
Suspect slips clerk counterfeit $10 bill
From Staff Reports | March 7, 2015 - 12:40am
Police are reminding people to be extra cautious when receiving cash after someone slipped fake cash to a local convenience store clerk.
Man arrested after tailgating police car
From Staff Reports | March 1, 2015 - 12:45am
Rocky Mount police charged a man on Feb. 21 after reporting he tailgated a marked patrol car.
TJ Maxx employee accused in thefts
From Staff Reports | February 22, 2015 - 12:50am
A Rocky Mount woman turned herself in this week in connection with stealing thousands of dollars worth of merchandise from the retail store where she worked last fall.
Woman charged for front porch assault
From Staff Reports | February 14, 2015 - 12:55am
One woman is behind bars and another is recovering after allegedly being assaulted on her front porch.
State bomb squad determines hand grenade is fake
From Staff Reports | February 8, 2015 - 12:39am
Rocky Mount officials had to call the State Bureau of Investigation’s Bomb Squad in this week for a case.
Domestic dispute call leads to boyfriend’s arrest
By _From STaff Reports | February 1, 2015 - 12:43am
A Rocky Mount man was apprehended and his girlfriend was treated for minor injuries Monday after police responded to a domestic dispute.
Police nab fugitive from Massachusetts
From Staff Reports | January 25, 2015 - 1:02am
Rocky Mount police arrested a man wanted in Massachusetts Tuesday night.
Police seek clues in vending machine theft
From Staff Reports | January 18, 2015 - 12:48am
Rocky Mount police are searching for the suspects who reportedly stole a vending machine from a local store.
Infant’s parents charged in car wreck
From Staff Reports | January 9, 2015 - 9:30pm
The parents of an infant were charged Monday after police responded to a vehicle wreck.
Woman charged in bar fight after Christmas
From Staff Reports | January 5, 2015 - 7:23pm
The owner of a local bar was assaulted by an unruly patron the day after Christmas and officers apprehended the suspect on New Year’s Eve, police said.
Police nab shoplifting suspects
From Staff Reports | December 26, 2014 - 2:48am
Three Wilson residents were arrested after fleeing police investigating shoplifting from Kmart.
Low-speed chase leads to two arrests
From Staff Reports | December 20, 2014 - 2:25am
Two Rocky Mount men were charged after refusing to stop for a traffic stop and leading police on a low-speed chase.
Police seek woman for stealing ferret from pet store
From Staff Reports | December 13, 2014 - 2:14am
A ferret was stolen on Dec. 6 along with the cage and other accessories from Petco.
Police seek suspects in copper thefts
From Staff Reports | November 29, 2014 - 2:24am
Rocky Mount police are searching for suspected copper thieves.
Police investigate string of fires at vacant store
From Staff Reports | November 22, 2014 - 12:40am
Rocky Mount authorities are asking the public for information on the suspect or suspects who lit several fires at a vacant convenience store.