August 25, 2016

A monthlong investigation into a Rocky Mount business led to the arrest of a local resident Wednesday.

Samuel Hinton was arrested in a joint operation conducted by the Rocky Mount Police Department Narcotics division and N.C. Alcohol Law Enforcement officers. The operation was carried out after a…

Man charged with assault, multiple charges

August 22, 2016

A Rocky Mount man is behind bars today facing multiple charges.

Charven Gorham was arrested Friday at 416 Chester St. on a charge of aggravated assault. When authorities checked Gorham's information, a number of other active warrants were discovered against him, including unauthorized use of a…

Tip leads to arrest in break-ins

August 21, 2016

 A man from the Battleboro community is in jail facing breaking and entering and larceny charges after being arrested Tuesday in Rocky Mount.

Authorities said Terrence Eugene Daniel, 51, allegedly broke into a home Tuesday on Thomas Road and a shed on Pepper Lane. The arrest is the result…

Woman charged with hit-and-run

August 17, 2016

A Rocky Mount woman has been jailed on charges of hitting a pedestrian Monday on Sunset Avenue.

Police charge that Tiara Bland, 20, of Rocky Mount was driving on Sunset Avenue when she struck 72-year-old Juanita Whitaker. Police said Bland fled the scene of the accident after hitting Whitaker.