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Scottsburg man faces rape charge

A 26-year-old Scottsburg man faces felony charges of sexual penetration with an object and forcible rape, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

Scottsburg woman facing drug, petty larceny charges

A 31-year-old Scottsburg woman faces a felony charge of possessing a controlled substance and a misdemeanor charge of petty larceny, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

Police investigate theft of brass vases at SoBo cemetery

South Boston Police are investigating the theft of brass vases from headstones located in Halifax Memorial Gardens Cemetery.  

Man pleads to Amphetamine distribution

A 29-year-old Scottsburg man, Brian Marquis Tucker, pleaded guilty Monday to an amended charge for being an accessory after the fact to Amphetamine distribution.

SoBo woman faces animal violations

A 38-year-old South Boston woman faces charges of having an animal with no tags and not vaccinating an animal, according to South Boston Police Department records.

Robbery, assault, property damage charges lodged

A 25-year-old South Boston man faces a felony charge of robbery that allegedly occurred during the assault on a family member at Honeytree Apartments, according to South Boston Police Department records.

Halifax man convicted of four felonies

A 26-year-old Halifax man, Quinn Theadon Tucker, was convicted Wednesday in Halifax County Circuit Court of five offenses, four of them felonies, following a bench trial.

Men convicted in home invasion get 12 years

A pair of Nathalie men convicted of a number of offenses in connection with a Jan. 5, 2013 home invasion on L. P. Bailey Highway each will serve an effective 12 years in prison.

SoBo man faces felony charge

A 34-year-old South Boston man faces two felony charges of assaulting a police officer and misdemeanor charges of disorderly conduct, attempt to assault, aggressive driving and assault, according to Halifax County Sheriff’s Office records.

Appeal results in 5-day jail sentence

A 21-year-old Brookneal man, Ryan Keith Angel, accepted a lower court decision last week in Halifax County Circuit Court and pleaded guilty to a first offense of DWI, in a misdemeanor appeal case.