Crime

Woman Sentenced for Carjacking and Firearms Offense in Louisburg

GREENVILLE – The United States Attorney for the Eastern District of North Carolina, Robert J. Higdon, Jr., announced that today in federal court, Senior United States District Judge Malcolm J. Howard sentenced KYARA NICOLE JONES, 21, of Eden, North Carolina, to 108 months of imprisonment followed by 5…


Weldon Man Sentenced for Drug and Firearm Offenses

RALEIGH – The United States Attorney for the Eastern District of North Carolina Robert J. Higdon, Jr., announced that in federal court today, United States District Judge Terrence W. Boyle Howard, sentenced ERVIN RODELL HUGHES, 39, of Weldon, NC to 75 months of imprisonment followed by 3 years…


Woman wanted on Child Abuse charges

LAURA CAROLYN LAMANTEER LEUTJEN 30 is wanted for Misdemeanor Child Abuse. On October 6th 2017 she abused a 7yr old girl by bruising her face, thighs and leaving belt buckle marks on her. She has been on the run. If you have any information on this persons whereabouts…



Contract Awarded to Replace Shuttered Bridge in Nash County

NASHVILLE – Work to replace a 57-year-old Nash County bridge will begin soon. The N.C. Department of Transportation recently awarded a $755,095 contract to Extreme Concrete Cutting of Gaffney, S.C., to replace the Old Bailey Highway span over Little Sapony Creek, south of Nashville. The department closed the…




Drug dealer wanted after violating parole

NOEL JAMEL COOPER 27, is wanted by Probation after violating his parole. COOPER was released from prison on August 16th 2017 and placed on parole. He has failed to comply with his parole conditions. Cooper was in prison for possession of drugs. He has an extensive history that…


Woman suffered severe assault in Red Oak

A woman was severely assaulted in Red Oak this morning. NCSO was notified that a woman was in a parking lot area in Red Oak and she was bleeding heavily from an assault. Once on scene NCSO learned that a man had assaulted her. He was arrested just…


Mysterious mail delivered to Rocky Mount resident

A resident in Rocky Mount arrived home yesterday to find a mysterious letter in their mailbox. The return address was not familiar, however the sender hand wrote the persons name and address on the front of the letter. Inside were two bingo cards made of a newspaper material….


Occupied homes shot into – Rocky Mount

Around 730PM last night and 5AM this morning 2 homes that were occupied were shot into on S Pine St in Rocky Mount. Another occupied home on S Howell St was also shot into. The first call came about 730PM where a person in a Dark SUV drove…