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Richmond man charged in hit and run that claims life of Halifax native

A 29-year-old Richmond man faces two felony counts of hit and run following a wreck that claimed the life of 34-year-old Halifax County native Delvin Maurice “Dip” Edmonds on May 7.

Alton man convicted of unlawful wounding

A 42-year-old Alton man, Abenes Maurice Yancey, pleaded guilty Thursday in Halifax County Circuit Court to the unlawful wounding of Dallas Lorenzo Guy after reaching a plea agreement with the commonwealth.

N.C. man faces multiple charges following chase

A 43-year-old Durham, N.C. man was charged with two felonies, five misdemeanors and received a speeding ticket following a traffic stop in Halifax Thursday morning.

Halifax resident enters Alford plea to child porn charges

Thomas Dale Anderson, a 41-year-old Halifax resident, entered an Alford plea Thursday in Halifax County Circuit Court to 223 counts for the distribution of child pornography, one a first offense and the remaining 222 for subsequent offenses.

South Boston man facing felony drug charges

A 22-year-old South Boston man faces a felony charge of distribution with the intent to sell marijuana on Myrtle Street, according to South Boston Police reports.

Halifax man pleads to sexual abuse of a child

A 40-year-old Halifax man, Michael Thomas Epps, pleaded guilty Monday in Halifax County Circuit Court to four counts for the sexual abuse of a child less than 13-years-old.

Halifax teenager in murder case released from department of juvenile justice

In a review case heard Monday in Halifax County Circuit Court, the court released 16-year-old Dylan Eugene Wynn from custody of the Department of Juvenile Justice.

SoBo man faces charges of arson, assault of police officer

A 51-year-old South Boston man faces a felony charge of arson of a dwelling during the day and two felony charges of assaulting a police officer, according Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

Child endangerment charge added in stabbing incident

A 23-year-old Upper Marlboro, Md. woman charged last week with malicious wounding following an early Thursday morning stabbing incident now faces a felony charge of child endangerment, according to South Boston Police Captain B. K. Lovelace.

South Boston man faces assault, battery charge

A 47-year-old South Boston man faces misdemeanor charges of assault and battery of a family member and brandishing a firearm, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.