Drug crack-down underway in Rocky Mount

NASH COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) – An operation that deputies say is to combat guns, drugs, and gangs is underway in Rocky Mount.

Deputies with the Nash County Sheriff’s office carried out ‘Operation Thunder on the Hill’ Thursday shortly before noon in the 800 block of Star Street in Rocky Mount.

Deputies say they are working with several other local, state, and federal agencies.

This is a developing story and will be updated as more information becomes available.