July 26, 2016

A Zebulon woman has been arrested and charged with the statutory rape of a 15-year-old Nash County boy.

Dakita Joyce Wright, 28, of the 4000 block of Doyle Road in Zebulon, was arrested in connection with a reported incident that occurred on July 9 in Nash County. Wright was charged with statutory…

Nashville man sought on incest charges

July 26, 2016

 The Nash County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help in locating a Nashville man wanted on charges of incest, indecent liberties and statutory rape.

Nash County detectives on Friday investigated a report of indecent liberties involving a 37-year-old man and a juvenile girl. The…

Police seek restaurant patron who passed counterfeit bill

July 24, 2016

Police are looking for a suspect who enjoyed a stack of pancakes at IHOP then paid with a fake $100 bill.

The suspect — described as a black man with long dredlocks pulled into a ponytail — is accused of slipping a counterfeit bill to a cashier Wednesday at the restaurant…

Police seek suspect in drive-by shooting

July 23, 2016

A probation absconder is now wanted in connection with a recent drive-by shooting that seriously injured a Rocky Mount man.

Jay Patrick Lyles Jr., 22, of Kingston Avenue, is being sought by authorities on an outstanding warrant for assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious…