A 17-year-old Tarboro male is being held in the Pitt County Juvenile Detention Facility on charges of assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury and possession of a handgun by a minor after his father was shot in the face.
Tuesday, March 02, 2021
A 6-year-old shooting victim from the Nashville area is expected to recover after undergoing surgery Tuesday in Greenville.
The failure of a driver to stop at an Edgecombe County Sheriff’s Office traffic checkpoint led to a chase that reached speeds in excess of 100 miles per hour and required the use of stop sticks to bring to an end.
Thursday, February 25, 2021
Police are searching for 54-year-old Scott Phillips of Greenville, whose whereabouts remain unknown.
The mother of a man behind bars on a charge of murdering a teen in the city roughly three months ago again appeared before the City Council to argue her son is innocent.
Wednesday, February 24, 2021
A local minister who frequently addresses the City Council told the council he believes the police department needs improvements after an allegation of trouble in the local IHOP restaurant parking lot prompted a response from many officers.
A lawsuit a Rocky Mount man who is a Vietnam veteran filed in federal court approximately 11 months ago claiming a police officer assaulted him and wrongly arrested him has been dismissed as a result of a settlement.
The chief local prosecutor starting next month is going to call for the judicial system to delete the records of those who as juveniles were convicted as adults of certain offenses.
Rocky Mount police have arrested two additional suspects in connection with the death of Dominick Jermaine Parker, 27, whose remains were discovered in December near Castalia.
Police recently apprehended a man with an extensive criminal background for allegedly burglarizing the Roses in Englewood Square in the 3000 block of Sunset Avenue in the Greenfield area of the city.
Police are trying to find out who is responsible for a shooting with an injury in the northern part of the city and also are trying to find two people responsible for robbing the Sheetz convenience store at the western edge of the city.
A Rocky Mount man arrested Thursday in Wilson County has been charged in connection with the thefts of multiple catalytic converters from vehicles in at least six locations in Nash County.
Rocky Mount’s temporary top cop told the City Council he would say “less than 1 percent” of the population is causing a majority of the crime-related problems in the city.
Police have arrested two people and charged them with accessory after the fact in connection with a homicide more than a week ago in Southeast Rocky Mount.
What started out as a stop at a simple traffic enforcement check point near the intersection of Panola and Granville streets on Tuesday resulted in the arrest of a 29-year-old Tarboro man on multiple charges.
Police responded quickly to what turned out to be homicides in two different areas of the city on Thursday, arresting four people who subsequently ended up behind bars in the Edgecombe County Detention Center.
A Nash County deputy and the man who allegedly shot him are both hospitalized at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville after another deputy reportedly returned the gunman’s fire.