Intensive investigation led to arrests by multiple agencies into a metal theft ring involving local people.
A 19-year-old man has been charged in armed robberies which occurred in Weldon and Roanoke Rapids overnight.
Three men linked to the theft of 4,000 pounds of copper wire from a Highway 903 construction site were arrested Monday, the Halifax County Sheriff’s Office reports.
The victims in a February 26 fatal crash have been identified as a Gaston man and woman, according to the State Highway Patrol.
Halifax County commissioners agreed to a more streamlined version of regulations to present to landowners and hunt clubs.
After several rounds of an upset bid process, a vacant industrial building in Littleton is now in the hands of a long-time auto mechanic and his son.
The Roanoke Rapids Police Department has contacted the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives for possible adoption of the case involving a man who reportedly robbed Sheetz Sunday night.
Social services was notified and children turned over to family members after they were caught inside a residence with their grandmother during a break-in Sunday.