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Police nab robbery suspect

A 19-year-old armed robbery suspect is in custody after police apprehended him from a mobile home in the 2000 block of Philpott Road in South Boston Wednesday.

Clover man faces drug charge

A 24-year-old Clover man faces a felony charge of distributing marijuana, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

South Boston police search for armed robbery suspect

Warrants have been issued for 19-year-old Dylan Taylor Goodson charging armed robbery, conspiracy to commit armed robbery, use of a firearm in the commission of a felony and petit larceny, and local law enforcement authorities are seeking the public’s help in locating Goodson.

Woman sentenced in malicious wounding

A 21-year-old South Boston woman, Jessica Louise Ragsdale, will serve two years and six months in prison for the malicious wounding of Shukenya D. Butler.

Alton man facing assault and battery charge

A 25-year-old Alton man faces a misdemeanor charge of assault and battery of a family member, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office police records. 

Police: Suspect dies from apparent suicide

Warrants charging robbery, conspiracy to commit robbery, use of a firearm in the commission of a felony and petit larceny were issued against three individuals Wednesday following an armed robbery that occurred earlier that afternoon at a River Road residence in South Boston.

Waddle case certified to grand jury

A preliminary hearing for the suspect in the Oct. 26 breaking and entering of a South Boston home has ended in the charge being certified to a Halifax County Circuit Court grand jury, according to court records.

Alton man issued capais

A 35-year-old Alton man was issued a misdemeanor surety capias, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

Man pleads guilty in home invasion

The third of three men arrested and charged in connection with a home invasion on L. P. Bailey Highway in January 2013 will spend five years in prison, the remainder of his 43-year sentence suspended for nine robbery and firearm-related charges after pleading guilty in Halifax County Circuit Court last Monday.

Halifax woman facing charge of possession of controlled substance

A 35-year-old Halifax woman faces a charge of possessing a controlled substance, according to South Boston Police Department records.