Nash-Rocky Mount cancels after-school events Read More

Police seek suspect in car theft

From Staff Reports

0 Comments | Leave a Comment

Authorities are searching for a man suspected of stealing a car then wrecking it within a block of the owner’s house.

According to police reports, a 62-year-old man called police Wednesday night to report his 2000 Buick had been stolen, which he realized when he saw the vehicle crashed. Police said the driver had hit a curb, driven off the roadway and hit a group of trees on the 1600 block of Charter Drive before fleeing the scene.

A description of the suspect was not released. Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 977-1111 or crimestoppers@rockymountnc.gov. Text a tip to police at 274637 by beginning messages with RMPOL to direct the tip to the Rocky Mount Police Department and type up to 155 characters about the information.

Down East Talent Search