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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.

Nathalie man charged in break-ins

A 58-year-old Nathalie man faces eight felony charges stemming from break-ins and larcenies that occurred earlier this month, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

UPDATE: Police say SoBo curb painting is legitimate

The painting of 911 addresses on the curb in front of town residences is legitimate, according to South Boston Police Capt. B. K. Lovelace.

Nathalie men face multiple burglary intent charges

Two Nathalie men face multiple counts of intent to burglarize and intent to distribute stolen property.

Pizza bandit gets 5 years in Halifax County robbery

A 25-year-old Danville man was re-sentenced Monday in Halifax County Circuit Court to an effective five-year prison term for robbery and a three-year suspended term for attempted use of a firearm to commit robbery in connection with a Dec. 22, 2010 incident at Riverside Mobile Home Park.

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.