November 11, 2018

Rocky Mount police are looking for a suspect in connection with a hit-and-run in which a 31-year-old man was injured.

The accident occurred at 9:55 a.m.  Tuesday on the 500 block of Eastern Avenue. A man in a 2014 Hyundai Elantra suffered internal injuries as a result of the accident but is…

Man reports his own kidnapping

November 10, 2018

Two Rocky Mount men are facing charges of felonious restraint after they reportedly held a man against his will earlier this week.

A 23-year-old man called Rocky Mount police about 6:30 p.m. Monday to report his own kidnapping, Sgt. Brad Summerlin of the Rocky Mount Police Department said Friday.…

Store manager charged with embezzlement

November 08, 2018

A manager at a Dollar Tree Store in Rocky Mount is facing embezzlement charges.

Chastity Myers, 44, manager of the Dollar Tree store on the 1100 block of North Fairview Road, has been charged with embezzling an undisclosed amount of money totaling more than $2,000, said Cpl. Brad Summerlin of the…

Two masked gunmen hold up local motel

November 04, 2018

Rocky Mount police are investigating a commercial robbery at a local hotel.

The robbery took place at 12:42 a.m. Oct. 27 at the Days Inn on the 1300 block of North Wesleyan Boulevard.

Two armed men with their faces covered entered the lobby and demanded money. They left on foot with an undisclosed…