September 10, 2019

The Rocky Mount Police Department’s Homicide Unit collaborated with the U.S. Marshals Task Force to make an arrest Saturday in connection with a recent Rocky Mount homicide.

Willie Leevon George Jr., 30, was found and arrested in Fayetteville. George was charged with first-degree murder in…

Wake County fugitive arrested at hospital

September 10, 2019

Rocky Mount police arrested a man Monday morning in connection with the weekend stabbing of his estranged wife and three children in Raleigh.

Carl Barkley, 54, was arrested Monday morning at Nash UNC Health Care, Wake County Sheriff’s Office spokesman Eric Curry told the Telegram. Barkley had…

Raid busts heroin trafficking operation

September 07, 2019

Two Rocky Mount men are facing charges of trafficking in heroin after law enforcement officers recently discovered space at a private local storage center was being used to stash a large amount of the opioid.

Jaheed Maleek Labega, 23, and Joshua Alkeem Lynch, 29, were located and arrested in…

Police seek leads on bank robbery suspect

September 07, 2019

Rocky Mount police have released more information about a Friday afternoon bank robbery and are asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect in the crime.

According to a statement released late Friday, Rocky Mount police responded about 4:29 p.m. Friday to the Southern Bank on the…