October 25, 2016

Rocky Mount police are asking for the public’s help to solve an armed robbery that happened at a local business on Friday.

Police responded to a report of an armed robbery at 10:06 p.m. at the Dollar General at 2710 Sunset Avenue. When police arrived on scene, they made contact with the…

Families of serial killer's victims still await justice

October 23, 2016

It's been five years since a suspected Rocky Mount serial killer was convicted of a single murder.

Victims' family members said they're hoping for a sense of closure only a trial can bring. They've been patient for years, but will most likely have to continue to wait.

Antwan Pittman, 38, is…

Police seek leads in home break-in

October 23, 2016

Rocky Mount police need the public’s help solving a home break-in that happened on Wednesday.

Officers responded to a report of a break-in at 12:52 p.m. at a residence on the 1300 block of Leggett Road. When the officers arrived, they made contact with the victim, who was not home at the time…

High-speed chase ends in arrests

October 21, 2016

Two men wanted in connection with a string of break-ins in Wilson were arrested early Friday following a high-speed chase that began in Nash County.

A pursuit that began at 11:15 p.m. on Thursday on Hathaway Boulevard in Sharpsburg led to the arrest of Malik Jones, 18, of Wilson just after midnight…