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Alford plea entered to firearms charges

A 29-year-old Virgilina woman, Mandy Leigh Hall Shelton, entered Alford pleas Friday in Halifax County Circuit Court to eight charges, three of which were firearm-related.

Man charged with disregarding police command

A 36-year-old South Boston man faces a felony charge of disregarding a police command, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

Man facing multiple sex, porn charges

A 31-year-old former South Boston resident is being held without bond in the Danville City Jail following his arrest Wednesday on 21 sex and pornography charges.

Scottsburg man faces felony charge

A 20-year-old Scottsburg man faces a felony charge of intent to burglarize and misdemeanor charges of assault and battery on a family member, vandalism and violating a juvenile protective order, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

After traffic stop, man runs from authorities

Halifax County authorities continue to search for a 28-year-old Mt. Carmel man who fled when police were attempting to arrest him on outstanding warrants.

Police searching for suspect with counterfeit bills

South Boston Police are searching for a suspect who attempted to use counterfeit currency at Walgreens on Halifax Road Tuesday afternoon.

Nathalie man faces firearm charges

A 22-year-old Nathalie man faces felony charges of being a convicted felon with a firearm, using a firearm in commission of a felony, kidnapping and failure to appear in court, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

Two South Boston women charged in Friday stabbing

Two South Boston women have been charged with malicious wounding following a stabbing incident that occurred Friday around 11 p.m. on Bagwell Drive in Scottsburg.

Police: Two men invade Vernon Hill home

No arrests have been made in a home invasion that occurred at 4 a.m. Saturday at a residence on Wilson Memorial Trail in Vernon Hill.

Virgilina man convicted of unlawful wounding

A 24-year-old Virgilina man, Ronnie Dean Newbill Jr., was convicted Tuesday in Halifax County Circuit Court of unlawful wounding and two other related charges.