March 23, 2017

A former police officer and a local teenager have been charged in connection to the shooting death of a Rocky Mount teen late Tuesday night, an event which led to reported fights Wednesday at Nash Central High School.

Police responded to a report of an aggravated assault at 9:56 p.m. Tuesday…

Former police officer held in homicide

March 22, 2017

A former Rocky Mount police officer has been charged in connection with a Tuesday night homicide, according to Rocky Mount police reports.

Police responded to a report of an aggravated assault at 9:56 p.m. on the 700 block of Powell Drive. When police arrived, they found a 17-year-old man suffering…

Police seek suspect in hit-and-runs

March 19, 2017

Rocky Mount police are hoping to run down leads on another pair of hit-and-run cases that happened Tuesday only hours apart from each other, each involving a Ford Fusion.

Police responded to a report of a hit-and-run Tuesday at 2:23 p.m. at a business on the 1500 block of Benvenue Road. Officers…

Local police chief arrested

March 17, 2017

A Nash County law enforcement officer is behind bars in Franklin County, charged with allegedly assaulting his girlfriend late Tuesday night.

Middlesex Police Chief William Murray was charged Wednesday with misdemeanor assault on a female and misdemeanor communicating threats and jailed…