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Sex, porn charges lodged

A 32-year-old South Boston man faces five charges of taking indecent liberties with a child, five felony charges of possessing child pornography, four felony charges of electronic/child porn, seven misdemeanor charges of filming or videotaping an undressed person and a misdemeanor charge of sexually assaulting a child, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

Man pleads to charges related to police chase

A 36-year-old Scottsburg man will spend an effective term of 11 years and nine months in prison after pleading guilty Wednesday in Halifax County Circuit Court to charges related to a police pursuit last August.

Nathalie man faces charge of violating protective order

A 31-year-old Nathalie man faces a misdemeanor charge of violating a protective order, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records. 

Capital trial continued again

The capital murder trial for James Lloyd Terry, originally set for September, has been continued yet again.

Probation violation offense charged

A 36-year-old Danville man faces a felony charge for a probation violation, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

2 charged in attempted larceny, church break-in

Two Virginia residents have been charged following an attempted larceny at an Alton residence and break-in at Dan River Bethel Baptist Church, according to Halifax County Sheriff Fred S. Clark. 

Charges from December police chase net three years

Nathaniel Tiquan Wilson, a 20-year-old Danville man, will serve three years in prison for charges related to a police pursuit in December.

SoBo man faces felony assault charge

A 24-year-old South Boston man faces a felony charge of assault with intent to maim and misdemeanor charges of possession of marijuana, petty larceny, contempt of court and a surety capias, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

Two charged in connection with June 24 break-in

Two Nathalie residents have been charged with grand larceny in connection with a June 24 break-in of a vacant residence on L. P. Bailey Memorial Highway.

Failure to register as sex offender charged

 A 42-year-old Creedmoor, North Carolina, man faces a felony charge of failure to register as a sex offender.