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Armed Robbery occurred – Rocky Mount

Around 8:15pm last night (Friday 9/7) a person was robbed on the 300 block of Fairview Rd in Rocky Mount. Two suspects used a handgun and robbed a person of a laptop, wallet, cash and 2 backpacks. According to the report and citizens the robbery happened in a…

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Nashville Woman Sentenced to 42 Months for Drug Conspiracy

United States Attorney Robert J. Higdon, Jr. announced that today in federal court, Chief United States District Judge James C. Dever III sentenced sade shana holland, also known as “SHARDE RICHARDSON,” 27, of Nashville, North Carolina to 42 months imprisonment, followed by 5 years of supervised release. HOLLAND…



Repaving Contract for Edgecombe, Nash Counties Totals $4.6 million

Sections of several highways in Edgecombe and Nash counties will be resurfaced over the next year. The N.C. Department of Transportation this month approved a $4.6 million contract with Barnhill Contracting Co. of Rocky Mount to resurface almost 39 miles in the Twin Counties. The work includes: N.C….




Man arrested on Heroin and other drug charges – Nash

MAHMOUD MAJDI SHEHADEH, 33 was arrested last night and charged with the following TRAFFICKING OPIUM/HEROIN POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA MAINTAINING A DWELLING FOR A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE He is currently in the Nash County Jail under no bond pending first appearance.  


Two arrested after attempting to steal an ATV – Nash

This morning around 2am a homeowner on Taylors Store Rd in Nash County caught two males trying to steal an ATV. The suspects TRUMAINE CLARK 32, and DANARIUS WOOTEN 23, took off in the U-Haul truck that they were driving. The homeowner caught up with them and advised…



Spring Hope Man Sentenced for Drug Conspiracy

United States Attorney Robert J. Higdon, Jr. announced that today in federal court, Chief United States District Judge James C. Dever III, sentenced EQUAN CORNELIUS DUNSTON, 26, of Spring Hope, North Carolina to 114 months imprisonment followed by 5 years supervised release. DUNSTON was named in a Criminal…


Person airlfted after being struck by vehicle – Sharpsburg

Earlier today a person was riding their bike on 301 near Hardee’s Furniture on the South side of Sharpsburg and was hit by a vehicle. The victim was airlifted to an area hospital. At this time we do not have any information on the persons injuries or if…