August 19, 2018

The Rocky Mount Police Department is investigating the theft of three packs of steak

The steaks, valued at $50, were reported missing at 1 p.m. Aug. 10 from the Walmart Supercenter.

The report lists the crime as shoplifting with no force involved.

Anyone with information about any crime in the area…

Deputies bust cocaine dealers

August 18, 2018

Three incidents this week demonstrate that drugs are flowing through Nash County, according to authorities.

The Nash County Sheriff’s Office Patrol Division stopped a vehicle at about 10:30 p.m. Thursday at N.C. 43 and East Castalia Road in Red Oak. The odor of marijuana was present…

Five charged in robbery at mall parking lot

August 16, 2018

Rocky Mount police have arrested five people in connection with an armed robbery that took place Friday night in the Golden East Mall mall parking lot.

A 32-year-old man and a 17-year-old teen were held up at gunpoint at about 6 p.m. Friday in the parking lot near the food court, Rocky Mount police…

Gunman wounds three during robbery in Castalia

August 15, 2018

Three people were shot late Tuesday near the intersection of Lancaster Store Road and Pine Street in Castalia.

Three adults were wounded during the shooting, which is believed to be in connection with an armed robbery. One person was transported to Wake Med hospital in Raleigh and two were…