Arrest made in Tuesday shooting Police arrested Richard Brandon Gregory, 28, Tuesday night, April 30. He has been charged with homicide in connection to the death of James Melvin Jolly, 64. Gregory is now in the Wake County jail awaiting his first appearance in court.
Police responded to a domestic violence situation at 108 Coley Farm Road in Fuquay-Varina at approximately 2:22 p.m. Tuesday. At the scene, they found Jolly deceased from an apparent gunshot wound. Gregory is ...
Fuquay-Varina police investigate deadly shooting According to reports, Fuquay-Varina police are investigating a shooting that occurred this afternoon. Reports said one man is dead as a result of the shooting.
James Melvin Jolly was found dead in his home at 2:20 p.m. today. His home is located at 108 Coley Farm Road.
According to reports, one person is being questioned but it is not known if that person is a suspect. No other information about the case is known at this time.
Reporters with ...
Barbecue fundraiser makes dent in Relay goal The rain stopped, the trees were in full bloom and downtown was the hub of activity on April 12 with the En Plein Air Paint-off, Cruise-In and Spring into Arts events. Hundreds of people experienced Downtown at its finest and many were delighted with the opportunity to eat barbecue at the Team Fuquay-Varina Relay for Life Barbecue Fundraiser.
The Team raised more than $500 in their first barbecue effort.
Here’s your second chance to eat b...
Teens talking about Teen Day Fuquay What are teens in town talking about this week? Teen Day Fuquay, of course.
Teens at local schools including Fuquay-Varina High School, Fuquay-Varina Middle School, Southern Wake Academy and West Lake Middle School received bookmarks inviting them to the third annual Teen Day Fuquay, an alcohol and distracted driving awareness program at South Park on May 4.
In the past two years, the program, hosted by the Fuquay-Varina Police Department...
Police Reports Nov. 25-Dec. 1
Lynn Louise Rench, 22, of Fuquay-Varina was arrested Nov. 25 on a driving while impaired charge.
Carmen Delisha Heggie, 23, of Holly Springs was arrested Nov. 25 on a ...
Police reports Feb. 12-18
Charles Thomas Mangum, 76, of Fuquay-Varina was arrested Feb. 12 on breaking and entering of a residence, larceny, and larceny after breaking and entering charges.
Police reports Feb. 5-11
An arrest was made in a Feb. 5 incident reported off Broad St. allegedly involving possession of less than a half ounce of marijuana.
Timothy Michael Duggan, 36, of Fuqua...
Police reports Dec. 21-31
Michael Anthony Beckwith, 54, of Fuquay-Varina was arrested Dec. 24 on assault on a female and possessing or concealing equipment or paraphernalia charges.
An arrest was...
Police Reports Nov. 13-19
Arrests Vickie Belinda Nealy, 45, of Proctorville was arrested Nov. 14 on a larceny charge.
Ashlee Brooke Selin, 26, of Willow Spring was arrested Nov. 17 on an embezzlement ch...