October 21, 2016

Two men wanted in connection with a string of break-ins in Wilson were arrested early Friday following a high-speed chase that began in Nash County.

A pursuit that began at 11:15 p.m. on Thursday on Hathaway Boulevard in Sharpsburg led to the arrest of Malik Jones, 18, of Wilson just after midnight…

Man charged with possession of stolen handgun

October 21, 2016

A Rocky Mount man is facing weapons charges after being arrested Wednesday.

Police responded to a report of shots fired at 8:40 p.m. at 413 Dexter Street. When officers arrived, they found a large group of people at the scene and proceeded to pat down each person to check for weapons and other…

Police track down suspect who fled traffic stop

October 20, 2016

The search for a man who ran from a vehicle during a traffic stop in July came to an end Tuesday when Rocky Mount police finally apprehended the man.

Rocky Mount police Cpl. Brad Summerlin said police conducted a traffic stop on July 25 to investigate a vehicle that had been stopped for a traffic…

Suspect charged in YMCA break-in

October 19, 2016

A Rocky Mount man is facing breaking and entering charges after being arrested Tuesday.

Rocky Mount police Cpl. Brad Summerlin said the arrest was made at 4:17 a.m. at the YMCA at 1099 Independence Boulevard. Summerlin said Officer Talley was on routine patrol at the time and was riding by the…