August 30, 2016

A Nash County man is in jail facing a murder charge.

David Lee Durham, 34, was arrested Friday in relation to an investigation of a possible cardiac arrest or assault call. When Nash County deputies arrived on the scene of the incident at 9701 West N.C. 97, they determined that the victim, Dan…

Police search for gunman who shot at home

August 28, 2016

Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying who shot into a home Aug. 23 on the 700 block of West Thomas Street.

Officers said Monique Speed, 46, of Rocky Mount called police just after midnight Tuesday morning to report hearing shots being fired.

When authorities arrived…

Investigation leads to narcotics arrest

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…