Crime


Three Wilson Men Indicted on Drug Conspiracy Charges

United States Attorney Robert J. Higdon, Jr. announced that a federal grand jury in Wilmington has returned indictments charging KENNETH RAY BARNES, a/k/a “Kenny,” age 49 of Wilson, NC, and JEFFREY BERNARD MOORE, a/k/a “Cookieman,” age 48 of Wilson, NC, with conspiracy to distribute and possession with the…



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…



Dollar General Robbed – Rocky Mount

Around 430PM on Thursday the Dollar General located at 1038 W Raleigh Blvd was robbed. During the robbery the suspect took a food processor and a spiralizer, valued at $50. Per the police report a shotgun was used in the robbery and an assault occurred. During a traffic…




Federal Jury Convicts Wilson Man of Drug Possession

United States Attorney Robert J. Higdon, Jr. announced that, BONDURANT AKEEM RUFFIN, 34, of Wilson, NC, was convicted in federal court following a three day jury trial before United States District Judge Louise W. Flanagan.  The jury found RUFFIN guilty of possession with the intent to distribute 500…



Robbery occurred outside Rocky Mount Mall

On Friday 8/10 around 605PM a 32 yr old male and a 17 yr old female were approached by five or more subjects one with a gun that demanded money and items. A Phone was taken in the incident. No one was injured. If you saw anything please…