On the cusp of daybreak, sheriff’s office and state probation officers combed Halifax County to verify its 115 to 120 registered sex offenders were where they were supposed to be.
The Halifax County Sheriff’s Office continues to investigate a morning home invasion in which the victim shot at the alleged suspects.
Canines working in law enforcement are just as susceptible to assaults as their handlers, Chief Deputy Scott Hall of the Halifax County Sheriff’s says.
Weekend arrests reported by the Roanoke Rapids Police Department and Halifax County Sheriff’s Office:
A Roanoke Rapids woman surrendered to the Halifax County Sheriff’s Office today and faces numerous counts related to the alleged theft of $1,800 worth of lottery tickets from the store where she was employed.
A dog which was beginning to overheat while locked in a car is OK now and its owner has been charged with misdemeanor animal cruelty.
A Roanoke Rapids man is scheduled for a first appearance this morning in Greenville after his indictment last week on a federal weapon possession charge.