October 24, 2017

A recent effort by Rocky Mount police to curb a spike in gang-related gun violence in the city has resulted in the arrest of more than a dozen people on weapons charges and almost 30 firearms being seized.

The Rocky Mount Police Department teamed up with the Nash and Edgecombe…

Police probe shootings that damaged vehicles

October 22, 2017

Rocky Mount police are looking for clues in a pair of shootings that happened only minutes apart from each other Tuesday night.

Police responded to a report of shots fired at 9:12 p.m. at the intersection of the 1200 block of Western Avenue and North Lee Street. They said the victim told them he…

Police investigate vandalism at local church

October 15, 2017

A property damage report at a local church Monday has Rocky Mount police asking for the public’s help finding the person responsible.

Police responded to a report of an alarm activation at 5:34 a.m. at West Haven Presbyterian Church at 1001 West Haven Blvd. They said an unidentified suspect…

Deputies bust marijuana growing operation

October 12, 2017

Two Nash County residents were arrested Monday on drug, weapons and alcohol charges after Nash County deputies received information about a possible drug-selling operation.

Deputies responded Monday to a house on the 7000 block of Riverpoint Road in Elm City to speak to the home’s owners,…