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Stabbing victim has local ties

A 35-year-old Ringgold man, with ties to Halifax County, was killed Thursday evening following a stabbing at his 105 Calvin Road residence.

Man from Scottsburg faces felony gun, larceny charges

A Halifax County grand jury indicted a 29-year-old Scottsburg man on six felony charges of grand larceny and one felony charge of being a non-violent felon in possession of a gun in connection with the theft of six 4-wheelers and a RTV side-by-side stolen from different residences in Halifax County between November and January, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

Woman charged with attempt to transport contraband to inmate

A 26-year-old Chase City woman has been charged with attempting to transport contraband to an inmate at Blue Ridge Adult Detention Center, according to VSP Special Agent R. B. George, coordinator of the Halifax/South Boston Regional Narcotics and Gang Task Force.

Randolph man faces probation violation

A 29-year-old Randolph man was issued a felony capias for a probation violation, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

Man faces extortion charge

A 40-year-old Hagerstown, Md. man faces a felony charge of extortion by threat, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

South Boston woman faces burglary, robbery charges

A 30-year-old South Boston woman faces two felony charges, robbery and attempts and burglary with common law/intent, and a misdemeanor charge of assault and battery, according to Halifax County Sheriff Office records. 

Malicious wounding charge lodged

A 19-year-old Vernon Hill man faces felony charges of malicious wounding while being in a mob, two counts of conspiracy and prohibited participation in a criminal street gang, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

Speeding charge leads to monetary forfeiture

Two Washington, D.C., men, 22-year-old Zachary Nathaniel Gill and 21-year-old Matthew Turner Woodard, are a little lighter in the wallet following convictions in Halifax County Circuit Court last Wednesday related to a traffic stop in Riverdale in September 2012.

Halifax man facing child neglect charge

A 21-year-old Halifax man faces a felony charge of child neglect and misdemeanor charges of not having a child in a child restraint seat and obstruction of justice by threat, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

Jiffy break-in suspect nabbed

An 18-year-old South Boston man has been charged with breaking and entering and petit larceny following a break-in that occurred at the Jiffy Store located on Wilborn Avenue in South Boston, according to South Boston Police Investigator Randy Redd.