Crime

Man convicted of Murder released on Parole – Rocky Mount

LOUISE TREBREH SPEIGHT 34 was released from Prison last Thursday and put on Parole. SPEIGHT was convicted of shooting Thomas Hawkins on Mobile Dr, in the Cross Creek Mobile Home Park in Rocky Mount back in 2006. SPEIGHT and TRAVOY GARRETT pulled up behind Hawkins and tried to…





65 Unsolved Murders in Rocky Mount NC

Rocky Mount has at least 65 unsolved murders dating back to 1977. Ever since 2006 we have had unsolved murders each year. 2015 and 2017 both have the most unsolved murders, at 8 homicides each. Rocky Mount Police Department Communications officer Brad Summerlin has sent Fighting Crime an…



Kidnapping and Sexual Assault reported in Rocky Mount

Around 4am this morning RMPD responded to the 700 block of Sutton Rd in Rocky Mount in reference to a sexual assault and kidnapping. Per reports, two 28 year-old females were sexually assaulted and a kidnapping took place. We have a request in with RMPD on this case….



Jeffreys Rd store broken into overnight – Rocky Mount

Around 330AM Tuesday the Express Mart on the 600 block of Jeffreys Rd was broken into by two suspects. A window and the cash register were damaged. The suspects fled with $700 in cash and tobacco products. RMPD is working on leads in the case. If you have…