December 14, 2017

Two Rocky Mount residents were arrested Tuesday on charges connected with Friday’s armed robbery of a Knightdale jewelry store.

Jaquin Jamal Pratt, 18, and Nikita Taylor, 25, were charged with first-degree kidnapping and robbery with a dangerous weapon. Pratt was arrested on the 608 block of…

Police seek leads in shooting at local hotel

December 10, 2017

Rocky Mount police are still investigating a shooting that occurred Dec. 3  at the Quality Inn on the 1200 block of Benvenue Road.

Police responded to a call about shots being fired and arrived to find that Room 109 of the hotel had been damaged by gunfire. The occupant of the room, a 46-year…

Traffic stop nets fraud suspects

December 07, 2017

Nash County deputies nabbed three out-of state suspects Tuesday who now face an assortment of drug, weapons and fraud charges involving gift cards.

Deputies with the Nash County Sheriff’s Office Highway Interdiction Team conducted a vehicle stop for a traffic violation about 8:30 a.m.…

Police charge second man in armed robbery

December 03, 2017

Rocky Mount police have made a second arrest in connection with an armed robbery that took place last Sunday.

Jamie Durel Robertson 48, was arrested Tuesday after an investigation and was charged with two counts of robbery with a dangerous weapon, a count of conspiracy to commit robbery and a count…