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  • Suspect charged in shooting outside nightclub

    From Staff Reports | February 29, 2016 - 11:38pm

    A Wilson man remains hospitalized following a Saturday morning shooting near a local nightclub.

  • One charged, second sought in vehicle break-ins

    From Staff Reports | February 29, 2016 - 11:37pm

    One man is in jail and police are seeking his accomplice in a string of vehicle break-ins.

  • Teen charged with carrying concealed weapon

    From Staff Reports | February 26, 2016 - 11:22pm

    A Rocky Mount teen was charged recently after being spotted by neighbors waving a gun around.

  • Police search for fifth suspect in string of drive-by shootings

    By LINDELL JOHN KAY | February 24, 2016 - 9:18pm

    A suspect in a series of escalating gang-related drive-by shootings that wounded two teenage bystanders in Rocky Mount was still on the lam late Wednesday.

  • Four arrested in string of drive-by shootings

    By LINDELL JOHN KAY | February 24, 2016 - 4:20pm

    Rocky Mount police have arrested four suspects and are searching for a fifth in connection with a series of escalating gang-related drive-by shootings that wounded two teenage bystanders.

  • Deputies nab shooting suspect

    From Staff Reports | February 23, 2016 - 8:01pm

    Edgecombe County deputies recently arrested a man in connection with a robbery and shooting on Valentine’s Day.

  • Convicted killer sentenced to prison

    From Staff Reports | February 23, 2016 - 8:01pm

    A 30-year-old convicted felon will spend the next 16 to 20 years in prison in connection with a 2011 slaying.

  • Store owner convicted of tax fraud

    From Staff Reports | February 23, 2016 - 8:00pm

    The owner of a grocery store in Middlesex was sentenced Tuesday to 20 months in federal prison on tax fraud charges.

  • Heroin dealer sentenced to federal prison

    From Staff Reports | February 23, 2016 - 7:58pm

    A federal judge sentenced a Scotland Neck man to spend the next decade in prison for dealing heroin.

  • Hotel dispute leads to arrest

    From Staff Reports | February 23, 2016 - 7:58pm

    An Enfield man was jailed late Monday night after an argument escalated and he allegedly broke a hotel window.

  • Police seek burglary suspect

    From Staff Reports | February 23, 2016 - 7:57pm

    Rocky Mount police are searching for a man suspected of breaking into a local restaurant then fleeing before police arrived.

  • Tarboro police chief to step down

    By LINDELL JOHN KAY | February 23, 2016 - 12:57pm

    Tarboro’s top cop has accepted another job across the state.

  • Police charge three with robbing woman in vehicle

    By Brie Handgraaf | February 22, 2016 - 10:58pm

    An elderly woman was not seriously injured Friday night when a kind gesture went awry.

  • Man barred from assisted living center after alleged assault

    From Staff Reports | February 22, 2016 - 10:00pm

    TARBORO – A resident of an assisted living facility was charged and kicked out of the home following a recent assault on another patient.

  • Police nab suspect in attempted murder

    From Staff Reports | February 22, 2016 - 9:59pm

    Rocky Mount police helped apprehend a Wilson teenager wanted in connection with five counts of attempted murder.

  • Princeville man charged in knife attack

    From Staff Reports | February 22, 2016 - 9:58pm

    TARBORO – Officials arrested a Princeville man in connection with a Sunday morning stabbing.

  • Couple charged in Wal-Mart thefts

    From Staff Reports | February 22, 2016 - 9:58pm

    TARBORO – Authorities arrested a Rocky Mount couple suspected of stealing from Wal-Mart stores throughout the area.

  • Man arrested for drug trafficking

    From Staff Reports | February 21, 2016 - 8:34pm

    A Rocky Mount man was arrested Friday by the Tar River Regional Task Force as part of its ongoing investigation into the sale and use of illegal drugs.

  • Five suspects charged in street brawl

    From Staff Reports | February 20, 2016 - 11:58pm

    One man was wounded in a Feb. 13 fight that led to charges against him and four others.

  • Three suspects charged in string of thefts

    From Staff Reports | February 19, 2016 - 9:10pm

    Edgecombe County deputies on Thursday charged three suspects in a series of thefts in Macclesfield.

  • Traffic stop leads to gun seizure

    From Staff Reports | February 19, 2016 - 6:51pm

    A traffic stop led Rocky Mount officers to seize a firearm and marijuana from a driver. The incident started around 8:30 p.m.

  • Young girl wounded by stray bullet

    By Brie Handgraaf | February 19, 2016 - 2:14pm

    A young girl is hospitalized following a Thursday night shooting.

  • Traffic stop leads to heroin bust

    From Staff Reports | February 17, 2016 - 7:08pm

    Nash County deputies seized about $4,000 worth of heroin and jailed two out-of-state men during a traffic stop on Interstate 95.

  • Sam's Club employees charged with embezzlement

    From Staff Reports | February 17, 2016 - 6:56pm

    Two Sam’s Club employees were jailed Tuesday for allegedly stealing from the business.

  • Women charged in shotgun seizure

    From Staff Reports | February 16, 2016 - 6:40pm

    Rocky Mount police seized a sawed-off shotgun Monday while working to serve outstanding warrants.