December 11, 2016

Rocky Mount police are investigating a residential break-in that happened Tuesday.

Police Cpl. Mike Lewis said officers responded to a report of a burglary at 7 a.m. at a house on the 100 block of Ashcroft Court. He said an unidentified suspect broke into the home’s attached garage sometime…

Suspect charged in break-in

December 09, 2016

A Rocky Mount man was arrested Sunday following an investigation into a home break-in.

Montrail Richardson, 22, was arrested in connection to a Thursday home break-in, said police Cpl. Mike Lewis. Lewis said Richardson was arrested when officers saw him riding a bicycle on Raleigh Road that matched…

Suspect faces charges stemming from car chase

December 07, 2016

A Rocky Mount man faces multiple charges after leading police on a chase late Monday through downtown.

Rocky Mount police Cpl. Brad Summerlin said at 8 p.m. officers spotted a vehicle driving the wrong way on West Thomas Street with its lights off. He said when officers tried to stop the vehicle, a…

Task force busts suspected drug dealers

December 07, 2016

A traffic stop Monday in Castalia landed two Wilson County residents behind bars facing drug charges.

The Tar River Regional Drug Task Force stopped a white Ford F-150 at 5:15 p.m. on Red Bud Road near Highway 58 in Castalia for displaying a fake license plate. The vehicle was searched after being…