January 14, 2018

Rocky Mount police are helping to investigate a suspicious fire that destroyed a vehicle on Tuesday.

Police responded to reports of the vehicle fire about 8 p.m. Tuesday on the 4300 block of Layola Avenue. When the arrived, they found a 2004 Honda Civic belonging to Dominick Montrell Whitaker on…

Two charged in quadruple murder case

January 10, 2018

Two additional suspects in a quadruple murder in Enfield appeared before a judge to face murder charges Tuesday morning in Halifax County.

Halifax County Sheriff Wes Tripp announced earlier this week that three suspects are now in custody in connection with the slaying of four people last…

Three charged with cocaine trafficking

January 09, 2018

Three Rocky Mount men have been charged with cocaine trafficking in the Twin Counties.

Nathaniel Clevester Clark, 26, of Lexington Street was arrested and charged with trafficking in cocaine and possession with intent to sell/deliver cocaine. He was jailed under a $100,000 secured bond.


Woman jailed after fight with co-worker

January 07, 2018

A fight Wednesday between two female employees at UniFirst Uniform Services on the 800 block of South Church Street sent one woman to the hospital and the other to jail.

Constance Spellman, 34, reported that she had been assaulted by a fellow employee just before 7 a.m. Wednesday. Police…