A 50-year-old Richmond man, Zenji Walton, was indicted Thursday on one felony count of obtaining money under false pretenses, one felony count of credit card fraud and one felony count of credit card theft.

Dominic Coles Powell, 25, of Nathalie was convicted Thursday of a felony charge for possession of cocaine and a charge for a violation of his provisions of good behavior as ordered by the court.

A 45-year-old Amherst man, John Hunter Alexander, will serve two years and six months in prison for charges stemming from a police chase starting in Roxboro, North Carolina, and ending in South Boston on Jan. 2, 2018.

A 40-year-old South Boston man, Jason Todd Daniels, will serve a total of seven months in jail for eluding police, after being sentenced for that and two other offenses Thursday in Halifax County Circuit Court.

A Halifax County Circuit Court jury is expected to decide the fate Friday of 21-year-old Tequan Jamal Watson who stands accused of the fatal shooting of 16-year-old Paul Damiano and the wounding of 20-year-old Devan Wooding that occurred on Feb. 28, 2018.

A jury comprised of 10 women and four men are tasked with determining whether 21-year-old Tequan Jamal Watson acted in self-defense or malice in a shooting incident on Feb. 28, 2018 on Sandy Beach Road that took the life of 16-year-old Paul Damiano and wounded Devan Wooding.

A 34-year-old South Boston man, Dante Jamaal White, was indicted Thursday in Halifax County Circuit Court on felony counts of possessing a firearm while possessing a Schedule I/II controlled substance – more than one pound of marijuana – possessing or transporting ammunition for a firearm or…

Four defendants accused of malicious wounding by mob will stand trial at the same time, after Judge J. W. Watson granted a motion by each of four defense attorneys in Halifax County Circuit Court on Thursday for a joinder of trials.

A 35-year-old Nathalie woman, Amanda Dawn Buchanan, was indicted Thursday by a Halifax County Circuit Court Grand Jury on three felony counts involving producing and/or distributing child pornography and possession of child pornography.

A 38-year-old South Boston man, Sidney Thomas Mitchen, pleaded guilty Thursday in Halifax County Circuit Court to a pair of felony cocaine distribution charges.

A 25-year-old Keeling woman pleaded guilty to a charge for possession of a controlled substance Thursday in Halifax County Circuit Court.

A 21-year-old South Boston man set to go on trial in September on a first-degree murder charge was convicted Aug. 23 in Halifax County Circuit Court of an amended charge of trespassing.

A 35-year-old South Boston woman, April Michelle Riddle, faces three years in prison for a drug distribution charge after being sentenced Thursday in Halifax County Circuit Court.

A 48-year-old Clover man, Earl Junior Dabbs, pleaded guilty Monday in Halifax County Circuit Court to a pair of drug possession charges.

A 68-year-old Halifax man, Nathan Edmund Coleman, will serve a total of one year in jail for felony shoplifting, after being sentenced Thursday on two of the charges in Halifax County Circuit Court.

South Boston residents Amber-Dawn Yvonne Day and David Wayne Day Jr. each will serve a total of five years in prison for heroin and methamphetamine distribution charges after being sentenced in Halifax County Circuit Court on Monday.

A 48-year-old Halifax man, Jeffrey Rymel Neal, will serve two years and four months in prison for malicious wounding, after pleading guilty to that and eight other charges in Halifax County Circuit Court on Friday.

A 28-year-old Scottsburg man, Dustin Dale Farrar, pleaded guilty Thursday in Halifax County Circuit Court to a pair of felony charges for forgery, another charge for obtaining money under false pretenses and a misdemeanor charge for petty larceny.

The civil suit filed by South Boston resident Christen Waddle against employees of the Halifax County animal control department has been settled as a result of the mediation proceedings held Thursday, according to federal court records.

A 31-year-old South Boston man, Darren Lee Satterfield was indicted Thursday by a Halifax County Circuit Court grand jury on one felony count of malicious wounding and one felony count of grand larceny.

The civil suit filed by South Boston resident Christen Waddle against employees of the Halifax County animal control department has been ordered to mediation.

Attorneys have been appointed, but a preliminary hearing that had been set Tuesday for Kory Lenorad Lennon and Tonja Lashay Sydnor, who are each charged with second degree murder in the May 27 death of 5-year-old Christian Sydnor, has been continued to Tuesday, Aug. 6.

Judge Kimberley S. White imposed a jury’s verdict Friday in Halifax County Circuit Court that sentenced Journy Lee Snead to 20 years in prison for the first-degree murder of his grandfather, 75-year-old Floyd Leslie Crider last July 19.

A 39-year-old Vernon Hill man, Jamie Allen Seamster, will serve an effective five years in prison after being sentenced Friday for charges connected with receiving or selling stolen property.

A 23-year-old Alton resident, Mitchell Glenn Elliott, was sentenced to an effective three months in jail and was ordered to pay more than $32,000 restitution after pleading guilty to a charge for misdemeanor assault and battery in Halifax County Circuit Court on Thursday.

A 23-year-old Alton resident, Mitchell Glenn Elliott, was sentenced to an effective three months in jail and was ordered to pay more than $32,000 restitution after pleading guilty to a charge for misdemeanor assault and battery in Halifax County Circuit Court on Thursday.

Attorneys have been appointed and a preliminary hearing date set for Kory Lenorad Lennon and Tonja Lashay Sydnor who are each charged with second degree murder in the death of 5-year-old Christian Sydnor that occurred May 27.

A 37-year-old South Boston man, Lamont Bee Miller, was sentenced Friday in Halifax County Circuit Court to six years in prison for breaking and entering.

A 43-year-old Halifax woman, Keisha Nichole Richardson, was sentenced Friday in Halifax County Circuit Court to 10 years in prison for each of three convictions for possession of a Schedule I/II controlled substance.

A 36-year-old Roxboro, North Carolina, man was convicted Friday of charges for possession of methamphetamine and possession of amphetamine following a bench trial in Halifax County Circuit Court.

A 47-year-old South Boston man, Milton Eugene Clark, pleaded guilty Friday in Halifax County Circuit Court to felonies for possession of cocaine and possession of a Schedule I/II controlled substance and also pleaded guilty to misdemeanors for identity theft and possession of marijuana.

John Wade Glasscock Jr., a 27-year-old Scottsburg resident, pleaded guilty Thursday in Halifax County Circuit Court to four charges related to the distribution of heroin and methamphetamine.

A 60-year-old Virgilina man, Ricky Dean Elliott, was indicted Thursday by a Halifax County Circuit Court Grand Jury for one count of malicious wounding.