The mayor of Ahoskie has declared a state of emergency for the town.
A curfew is effective from 7pm Wednesday until 8am Thursday, or until lifted.
Town officials say that means people should stay off the roads, while alcohol and gun ammo sales are curtailed during this time as well.
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