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Two more enter pleas in dog fighting case


The second and third of three defendants charged in connection with an alleged dog fighting operation in Halifax County entered into plea agreements last week.

Riverdale traffic stop nets cash, drugs; two arrested

Authorities seized a large bag of suspected marijuana and $4,666 in cash following a traffic stop in Riverdale on Sunday afternoon.

South Boston man faces assault charge

A 39-year-old South Boston man, Troy A. Martin, faces a charge of assault on a family member, according to South Boston Police Office records.

SoBo man pleads guilty to grand larceny

A 19-year old South Boston man pleaded guilty to two counts of grand larceny Thursday in Halifax County Circuit Court.

South Boston man arrested on three drug indictments

A 29-year-old South Boston man was picked up while in Halifax County Circuit Court Thursday on three drug indictments, according to Special Agent Jay George III.

SoBo man charged with assault, battery

A 31-year-old South Boston man, Jerome Jackson Carter, faces a felony charge of assault and battery with intent to maim, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

Two charged in Halifax County High school fight

Two female juveniles involved in a fight that knocked Halifax County High School Principal Albert Randolph to the ground Monday have been charged.

Halifax County residents indicted on numerous drug charges

A Halifax County grand jury has returned true bill indictments against six Halifax County residents charged on numerous drug counts, according to Halifax County Task Force Special Agent Jay George III.

Halifax County authorities seize 129 marijuana plants

Halifax County authorities recently seized 129 marijuana plants having a street value of $417,000 in a drug eradication effort that led to two search warrants being executed at residences on Green Level Road in Scottsburg.

Gretna murder suspect also faces charges in Halifax County court

A murder charge was certified earlier this month against a Lynchburg man accused of killing a Gretna man in Pittsylvania County General District Court.