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SoBo man faces embezzlement charges

A 36-year-old South Boston man faces two felony charges of embezzlement for leased property with a value greater than $200 according to the Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records. 

SoBo man faces assault charge

A 54-year-old South Boston man faces a felony charge of assault with intent to maim, according to South Boston Police Department records.

Woman charged with larceny in shoplifting

A 23-year-old South Boston woman faces a charge of larceny for shoplifting, according to South Boston Police Department records.

SoBo man faces child abuse charges

A 27-year-old South Boston man faces three felony charges of child abuse and cruelty and a misdemeanor charge of contempt of court, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

Man pleads guilty to malicious wounding

A 21-year-old South Boston man, Darshae Bilile Lee, pleaded guilty Monday in Halifax County Circuit Court to a charge of malicious wounding in addition to a pair of other related felonies.

Scottsburg woman faces drug charges

A 30-year-old Scottsburg woman faces a felony charge of possessing a Scheduled I or II controlled substance and a misdemeanor charge of possessing a Schedule IV controlled substance, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

Man gets 28 years in abduction, rape case

Ronald Lynn Lacks II, a 31-year-old Nathalie man, will serve an effective 28 years in prison for a June 2012 abduction with intent to defile and rape, after Halifax County Circuit Court Judge Joel C. Cunningham reaffirmed a jury’s sentence Tuesday in Halifax County Circuit Court.

SoBo man faces conspiracy, street gang participation, assault charges

A 21-year-old South Boston man faces two charges of conspiracy, criminal street gang participation and felony assault with intent by mob, according to South Boston Police Department records. 

Alton man faces assault, battery charge

A 62-year-old Alton man faces a misdemeanor charge of assault and battery, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

Bank robber to serve 15 years

Girard Carlos Turner Jr., a 25-year-old North Garden resident, will spend an effective 15 years in prison for robbing the South Boston branch of Carter Bank & Trust in July 2014, the remainder of his life sentence suspended Tuesday in Halifax County Circuit Court.