October 23, 2016

It's been five years since a suspected Rocky Mount serial killer was convicted of a single murder.

Victims' family members said they're hoping for a sense of closure only a trial can bring. They've been patient for years, but will most likely have to continue to wait.

Antwan Pittman, 38, is…

Police seek leads in home break-in

October 23, 2016

Rocky Mount police need the public’s help solving a home break-in that happened on Wednesday.

Officers responded to a report of a break-in at 12:52 p.m. at a residence on the 1300 block of Leggett Road. When the officers arrived, they made contact with the victim, who was not home at the time…

High-speed chase ends in arrests

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…