June 30, 2019

A Rocky Mount man is accused of driving to Mebane to have sex with a child.

Jason William Gray, 49, of Tarboro Street, is charged with four counts of dissemination of obscene material to a minor, four counts of dissemination of obscene material, solicitation of a child by computer and indecent…

Police seek arsonist who set man’s car on fire

May 19, 2019

A 76-year-old Rocky Mount man on the 1500 block of Tadlock Avenue woke up early Wednesday morning to find his car had been set on fire.

The incident occurred about 1:50 a.m. Wednesday. Sgt. Brad Summerlin of the Rocky Mount Police Department said the Nissan Maxima was on fire as the result of arson,…

Police seek pizzeria employee for embezzlement

May 05, 2019

Rocky Mount police said warrants are out for the arrest of a man accused of embezzling from the Domino’s Pizza in the 100 block of Falls at Tar Court just off the U.S. 64/Bevenue Road interchange.

An employee, Shane Eakes, 31, of Rocky Mount, was making deliveries but was not turning in all…

Police investigate shooting that damaged house

April 28, 2019

Police are investigating a case in which a house window was shot out while residents were in the home.

Classified as shooting into an occupied dwelling, the crime occurred 7:30 p.m. April 20 on the 2600 block of Blanch Lane. Damage to the window is estimated at $150.

Anyone with information about…