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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.

Grand jury indicts South Boston man on firearm, larceny charges

A 23-year-old South Boston man, Timothy Thor Austin Jr., was indicted March 11 by a Halifax County Circuit Court Grand Jury for larceny and firearm related charges.

Teenager faces firearm charge

A 19-year-old South Boston man faces a felony charge of being a convicted felon in possession of a firearm and misdemeanor charges of carrying a concealed weapon and possession of marijuana, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office reports.

Danville man faces felony drug charge

A 42-year-old Danville man faces a felony charge of possessing a controlled substance, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office reports.

South Boston man pleads guilty to failure to return rental property

A 23-year-old South Boston man, Justin Demone King, pleaded guilty Thursday in Halifax County Circuit Court to a pair of charges for failing to return rental property.

South Boston police charge man in assault, battery on a family member

A 45-year-old South Boston man faces a charge of assault and battery on a family member and was issued a protective order, according to South Boston Police Department records.

South Boston woman charged with child abuse

A 24-year-old South Boston woman faces two felony charges of cruelly abusing a child, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office reports.

South Boston man faces four drug charges

A 22-year-old South Boston man faces four felony drug charges following indictment by the Halifax Regional Narcotic and Gang Task Force, according to Virginia State Police Special Agent and Task Force Coordinator R. B. George.

SoBo man facing shoplifting charge

A 24-year-old South Boston man faces a felony charge of shoplifting, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.