A winter storm warning goes into effect at 7 a.m. Friday for Beaufort, Dare, mainland Hyde, Martin, Tyrrell and Washington counties. A winter storm advisory goes into effect at 7 a.m. Friday for the rest of Eastern Carolina. The threats are snow, sleet and freezing rain.
They share the same last name. They share the same address. But now one cousin is accused of stabbing the other to death. 24-year-old Derrick Lee Edge of Arlington St. in Rocky Mount is charged with stabbing his cousin, Timothy Tyrrel Edge to death Thursday night. Rocky Mount Police say they found Timothy with several stab wounds on the floor of his home around 8:30 p.m. Thursday. Emergency crews took Timothy to Nash General Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. Police found Derrick near their home, and arrested him. He's charged with first degree murder and being held in the Edgecombe County Jail.