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South Boston man pleads to firearms violation

A 50-year-old South Boston man, John Rudolph Hamlett pleaded guilty Thursday in Halifax County Circuit Court to possession of a firearm as a non-violent felon.

Rustburg man held in Halifax jail charged in January death

A 41-year-old Rustburg man currently being held in the Blue Ridge Regional Jail in Halifax on probation violation charges, now also faces felony charges of murder and distributing a controlled substance as a result of a direct grand jury indictment from Campbell County Circuit Court, according to the Halifax County Sheriff’s Office.

South Boston man faces rape charges

A 39-year-old South Boston man faces two felony charges of second-degree rape, according to South Boston police records.

Suspect faces six felonies after search

A 25-year-old Nathalie man who turned himself in to authorities Friday afternoon has been charged with six felonies, according to Halifax County Sheriff Fred Clark.

South Boston Woman faces assault charge

A 22-year-old South Boston woman faces a misdemeanor charge of assault, according to South Boston Police records.

Murder suspect motions hearing continued

A motions hearing in the James Lloyd Terry capital murder case, set for today in Halifax County Circuit Court, has been postponed.

UPDATE: Wanted Halifax County man turns himself in

A man sought in connection with robbery, firearms and grand larceny charges turned himself in Friday afternoon, according to Halifax County Sheriff Fred Clark.

South Boston man faces drug charge

A 28-year-old South Boston man faces a felony charge of possessing a controlled substance, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

Judge to rule whether or not to dismiss capital charge

Halifax County Circuit Court Judge Joel Cunningham could rule on a defense motion Friday regarding whether or not to dismiss a capital charge in the murder case against James Lloyd Terry.

South Boston police search for suspects in home invasion

South Boston police are searching for two black males who brandished firearms and kicked in the front door of a Norwood Avenue home late Monday night.