A man is behind bars on a high bond after being charged with attempted first-degree murder on Friday in rural Edgecombe County with a machete allegedly being the weapon, authorities said.
Saturday, November 28, 2020
A 65-year-old man died in the early morning hours of Saturday after being found stabbed in the Little Raleigh area and police are conducting a homicide investigation.
Friday, November 27, 2020
Police are calling on the public to help them solve recent attacks, robberies and shots fired in the city.
A resident who has been critical of the majority of the City Council used his time during the council regular meeting to comment in the aftermath of the recent rash of shootings in Rocky Mount.
Wednesday, November 25, 2020
A Rocky Mount man is charged with attempted first-degree murder in connection with the shooting of a woman late last week, authorities said and judicial system records show.
Tuesday, November 24, 2020
The human remains found in October in the Castalia area have been identified as belonging to a Guilford County man who had been missing since Oct. 1.
Jody Hammonds, a 38-year-old Williamston man, was arrested Saturday on eight charges and held on a $55,000 secured bond after he attempted to elude Edgecombe County Deputy Kydeem Vaughan.
The cause of a vehicle fire at an apartment complex on the far west to northwest side of the city was intentional, the Rocky Mount Fire Department said in a report provided to the Telegram.
Two women — including one with an earlier felony assault case pending against her — are accused of committing felony offenses in connection with shots fired at the Taps adult recreation facility on the northwest side of the city.
Two men are charged with common law robbery allegedly stemming from the theft of a firearm and a cell phone from a man, authorities said and judicial system records show.
Two local men are behind bars in the Nash County Detention Center after police charged them for allegedly injuring a person with a high-powered rifle in the immediate vicinity of the Falls Road Historic District late last week, records show.
A Rocky Mount man charged with first-degree murder was taken into custody by law enforcement after an anonymous tip to a local nonprofit crime-fighting team.
Two men are jailed without bond in the Edgecombe County Detention Center after having been extradited from New Jersey in connection with the slaying of a 22-year-old man in East Rocky Mount more than a year and two months ago, authorities said.
Authorities appear to be remaining tight-lipped about providing any additional information about a recent homicide in the Cooley Road area in the southwestern part of the city.
A 30-year-old man with a criminal record is behind bars at the Nash County Detention Center after having been charged with robbing a drug store in the northwestern part of Rocky Mount.