October 18, 2019

A 26-year-old man is behind bars in Nashville after law enforcement officers earlier this week found a large amount of marijuana, a rifle, a gun and cash in an apartment on the northwest side of Rocky Mount.

Shaquille Malcolm Xavier Jordan is charged with one count each of possession with intent to…

Convicted murderer jailed on drug charges

October 16, 2019

A 47-year-old man who served time in state prison after being convicted in 1994 of second-degree murder in Wake County is behind bars again, this time on illegal drug-related charges in Nash County.

Wayne Douglas Wilson is charged with trafficking cocaine by possession, trafficking cocaine by…

Traffic stop leads to drug bust

October 12, 2019

Law enforcement shut down two alleged heroin traffickers from Rocky Mount this week after a traffic stop in rural Nash County resulted in the discovery of 40 bricks of the narcotic aboard a vehicle.

Tyrone Foreman and Jasmine Watson are now going to have to answer to the judicial system.

The Nash…

Murder suspect held without bond

October 11, 2019

A 22-year-old Rocky Mount man, already with a driving while impaired case pending against him, is behind bars for allegedly killing a woman whose body was found Wednesday morning along Greyson Road.

James Cole Butler is charged with the first-degree murder of Angela Bunn Nelms, 49, and he is being…