July 24, 2016

Police are looking for a suspect who enjoyed a stack of pancakes at IHOP then paid with a fake $100 bill.

The suspect — described as a black man with long dredlocks pulled into a ponytail — is accused of slipping a counterfeit bill to a cashier Wednesday at the restaurant…

Police seek suspect in drive-by shooting

July 23, 2016

A probation absconder is now wanted in connection with a recent drive-by shooting that seriously injured a Rocky Mount man.

Jay Patrick Lyles Jr., 22, of Kingston Avenue, is being sought by authorities on an outstanding warrant for assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious…

Man sentenced on drug charges

July 22, 2016

A Middlesex man has been sentenced to federal prison in connection with an infamous outdoor narcotics flea market.

Harold Devon Scarboro, 25, was sentenced to 18 months imprisonment followed by three years of supervised release by U.S. District Judge Terrence W. Boyle.

Scarboro was named in a July…

Tarboro police track down shooting suspect

July 19, 2016

Tarboro police captured a teenage fugitive over the weekend accused of shooting two victims, one in the head.

Armun Dozier, 17, was charged by the Tarboro Police Department with communicating threats, discharging a weapon into an occupied vehicle, assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill…