Police: 49 Indicted, 39 Arrested in Halifax County Round-Up

Halifax Co., VA - Forty-nine people have been indicted in what Halifax County officials are calling a major roundup.

The Halifax Regional Narcotic and Gang Task Force has been investigating for the past year.

This operation involved multiple agencies, including the Halifax County Sheriff's Office, South Boston Police Department, Town of Halifax Police Department, Virginia State Police, Virginia ABC, Campbell County Sheriff's Office, and the ATF.

As of 4:30 PM Wednesday, 39 have been arrested.

Out of 17 people still wanted, 8 are not current Halifax residents.

The individuals face a combined total of 131 charges, ranging from distribution of controlled substances to possession of marijuana.

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