A Halifax man was sentenced Friday, April 8 in Halifax County Circuit Court to serve three years and 44 days in prison for eluding police, driving with a suspended license and violating his probation in a May 25 chase.

Judge Kimberley S. White sentenced Shaqwan Jarrell Richardson to serve five years and 44 days in prison, but suspended all but three years and 44 days conditioned on his good behavior for five years.