January 24, 2017 - 9 minutes ago

A recently reported motor vehicle theft, a vehicle fire and other crimes potentially have been solved after two men were arrested early Friday evening by Tarboro police.

Tarboro police and the Tarboro Fire Department responded to a report of a vehicle fire at 6 p.m. Friday in the area of…

Woman's 1990 beating death remains unsolved

January 22, 2017

It's been more than a quarter of a century since an elderly Rocky Mount woman was killed during a violent home invasion. No arrests have ever been made in the case.

Magdalene Brantley Puckett, 68, was killed July 8, 1990. She was beat to death when she stumbled upon a group of men breaking into her…

Police seek gunman in shooting

January 22, 2017

Police are looking for clues in a shooting that sent a man to the hospital late Tuesday.

Officers responded to a report of an aggravated assault at 6:28 p.m. on the 1300 block of Branch Street. When they arrived, they found the victim, a 20-year-old man, suffering from non-life-threatening gunshot…

Cooperation credited for capture of bank robbery suspect

January 21, 2017

NASHVILLE — Cooperation among Eastern North Carolina law enforcement agencies meant the downfall of an accused serial bank robber who's already served 25 years in prison.

Nathan Terry Bullock, 58, listed as living homeless in Goldsboro, was arrested in King George County, Va., earlier…