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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.

Police arrest two after crash

Two Danville men, 18-year-old DeMarkus Antione Conway and 19-year-old Tyrus Lashawn Beck, face numerous weapon and driving charges after South Boston police arrested the pair Friday.

Sentences handed down for assault on officers in separate incidents

Two defendants were sentenced Tuesday in Halifax County Circuit Court for assaults on law enforcement officers in separate incidents.

Halifax man facing kidnapping, assault and battery charges

A 21-year-old Halifax man being held in the Blue Ridge Regional Jail faces a charge of kidnapping and assault and battery of a family member, according to South Boston Police Department records.

South Boston man faces drug, firearm charges

A 31-year-old South Boston man faces felony charges of marijuana distribution and being a convicted felon in possession of a firearm, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

Roxboro man pleads guilty to utility tampering

A 27-year-old Roxboro man must pay $938.84 restitution after pleading guilty Monday in Halifax County Circuit Court to charges in connection with obtaining utility services with the intent to avoid payment.