- Last Updated on 07:43 AM 02/13/13
- BY The Gazette-Virginian
A 27-year-old South Boston man, Richard Anthony Jones, was convicted Monday in Halifax County Circuit Court of a felony hit and run charge in addition to charges related to breaking and entering South Boston Inn.
The court convicted Jones of hit and run involving injury or death, conspiring to steal property from South Boston Inn, conspiring to break and enter South Boston Inn, grand larceny from South Boston Inn and breaking and entering South Boston Inn.
Sentencing for Jones was continued to a date in the May court term.
Other court cases
w Christopher Nathan Casey, 22, of Clarksville, was sentenced Monday to five years in prison for each of two convictions, both for having carnal knowledge of a 13-14-year-old without force.
The court suspended all time but that already served on one of the charges, conditioned on Casey’s good behavior for five years, and it ordered him placed on probation for two years.
The court ordered the defendant’s Internet access to be restricted to work or school-related activities for five years and to never have any contact with his victim.
The court additionally ordered Casey to register as a sex offender.
w Antonio Dwight Woods, 30, of South Boston pleaded guilty Monday to two felony charges for possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine and one felony charge for possession with intent to distribute more than one-half ounce and less than five pounds of marijuana.
Pursuant to a plea agreement with the commonwealth, the court sentenced Woods to 20 years in prison for each of the methamphetamine distribution convictions, with all but two years suspended, and it sentenced Woods to a 10-year suspended term for the marijuana distribution charge.
The court ordered the suspended portion of Woods’ sentence be conditioned on his good behavior for two years and ordered him placed on probation for two years.
The court additionally suspended Woods’ operators license for 18 months.
w Nicholas Jerome Breedlove, 34, of Nathalie pleaded guilty Monday to three charges, including conspiracy to distribute cocaine, possession with intent to distribute cocaine and misdemeanor possession with intent to distribute marijuana.
Pursuant to a plea agreement with the commonwealth, the court sentenced Breedlove to 20 years in prison for each of the cocaine-related charges, with all time suspended but one year and six months in prison, and it sentenced Breedlove to 12 months in prison with all time suspended for the marijuana charge.
The court ordered the suspended portion of Breedlove’s sentence be conditioned on his good behavior for 20 years, and it ordered him placed on probation for two years.
The court additionally suspended Breedlove’s operators license for 18 months.
w Steven Anthony Halloren, 32, of Nathalie had three charges against him nol prossed Monday.
The commonwealth moved to nol pros charges against Halloren for making a false application for welfare assistance, obtaining money by false pretenses and welfare fraud.