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December hearing set for suspect

A preliminary hearing for the suspect in the Oct. 26 breaking and entering of a South Boston home is set for Dec. 9, according to Halifax County General District Court records.

Suspected moonshine found following routine traffic stop

A 25-year-old Scottsburg man faces a charge of defective equipment, and additionally charges are pending after seven 24 ounce jars of what appeared to be homemade alcohol — moonshine — were discovered during a routine traffic stop in Halifax on Oct. 25.

South Boston man charged with credit card theft, embezzlement

A 26-year-old South Boston man faces felony charges of larceny for credit card theft and embezzlement of over $200, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

Nathalie man faces charges of public intoxication, assault on police officer

A 26-year-old Nathalie resident faces charges of appearing in public in an intoxicated condition and assault and battery on a law enforcement officer, according to South Boston Police Department records.

Suspect back in jail after violation

A 34-year-old Halifax man accused of burglary with felony intent was taken into police custody early Wednesday morning after violating the terms of his bond.

Suspects captured in armed robbery

A Nathalie man and a Prospect man face robbery charges in connection with an armed robbery at the Brookneal Jiffy Store that occurred shortly before midnight Friday.

Halifax woman facing felony assault charge

A 40-year-old Halifax woman faces a felony charge of assault with intent to maim, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

Suspect arrested in break-in; dog assaulted in incident

A 34-year-old Halifax man faces a charge of burglary with felony intent, and a hound dog had to be euthanized following a break-in and assault on an animal that occurred at a Fenton Street residence in South Boston Saturday night.

SoBo man gets 5 years on drug, abuse, driving charges

A 27-year-old South Boston man will serve an effective prison term of five years and 110 days for a number of drug, child abuse and driving charges.

Armed with baseball bats, police say pair rob store

Brookneal, Campbell and Halifax County authorities are searching for two Caucasian males believed to be Halifax County residents in connection with the robbery of the Brookneal Jiffy Store that occurred shortly before midnight Friday.