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24 forgery charges lodged

A 31-year-old Halifax man faces 24 felony charges of forgery by check, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

Halifax woman faces neglect charges

A 26-year-old Halifax woman faces three felony charges of child neglect and a misdemeanor charge of selling and distributing less than one half an ounce of marijuana, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

Riverdale businesses hit; BB gun suspected, police say

Vandals targeted three Riverdale businesses late Saturday night shattering either front windows or doors with what appeared to be a BB gun.

SoBo man pleads guilty to habitual offender charges

A 44-year-old South Boston man, Rickie Lewis Compton, pleaded guilty Thursday in Halifax County Circuit Court to a pair of charges for a second or subsequent offense of driving after having been declared a habitual offender.

Halifax woman faces embezzlement charge

A 40-year-old Halifax woman faces a felony charge of embezzling a leased property, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

Danville man faces drug, weapon charges

A 24-year-old Danville man faces six felony charges of distributing a controlled substance, a felony charge of child neglect and a felony charge of possessing firearms with drugs, according Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

Man sentenced for larceny-related charges

A 27-year-old South Boston man, Richard Anthony Jones, was sentenced Tuesday in Halifax County Circuit Court to five years each in prison for five charges, including felony hit and run.

South Boston man faces drug charge

A 25-year-old South Boston man faces a drug charge for distributing marijuana, according to South Boston Police Department records.

Virgilina man faces 40 charges

A 36-year-old Virgilina man faces 40 charges that include 34 felonies and six misdemeanors, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

Scottsburg man faces felony drug charges

A 24-year old Scottsburg man faces three felony drug charges, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.