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Virgilina man pleads to money crimes

A 36-year-old Virgilina man, Jason Levar Skipper, pleaded guilty Tuesday in Halifax County Circuit Court to 20 forgery-related charges.

Pair arrested on task force indictments


A pair of Halifax County men faces multiple drug charges following their arrests Sunday and Monday on multiple indictments.

Elderly woman reports scam, theft

Authorities are investigating a scam that victimized an 89-year-old Halifax woman Friday evening and warning county residents to be vigilant.

Carter Bank & Trust robbery suspect indicted

A Halifax County Circuit Court grand jury has indicted a Charlottesville man for bank robbery in connection with the daylight robbery of Carter Bank & Trust on July 20.

Arrest made in June pool building fire

A 21-year-old South Boston man has been charged with one count of arson to an unoccupied building and one count of destruction of property in connection with the June 27 fire at the American Legion Post 8 pool building.

Two men convicted in home invasion

A pair of Nathalie men arrested in connection to a number of offenses related to a home invasion Jan. 5 on L. P. Bailey Memorial Highway were convicted Thursday in Halifax County Circuit Court of 10 robbery, firearm and larceny charges.

Task force arrests South Boston suspect on eight drug charges

Halifax Regional Narcotic and Gang Task Force arrested a South Boston man Thursday on eight separate drug charges.

Assault with intent to maim charged

A 28-year-old South Boston man faces a felony charge of assault with the intent to maim, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

Suspect arrested on 5 felony drug charges

A 42-year-old South Boston man was arrested on five felony charges of distribution of cocaine following a search of his Wildflower Drive residence Friday.

SoBo man charged in vandalism, burglaries

A 56-year-old South Boston man faces five felony and two misdemeanor charges stemming from recent vandalism and burglaries at the Double Bubbles carwash on Old Halifax Road at Love Shop.