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The Halifax County Sheriff’s Office reported the following, according to Chief Deputy Scott Hall:

On March 15 the sheriff’s office began investigating a report of a stolen firearm. 


Through the investigation, Detective R.B. Biggerstaff charged Dallas Owen Hollowell, 27, of Roanoke Rapids, with larceny of a firearm, possession of a stolen firearm, and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. 

Hollowell was arrested on March 31 and received a $10,000 bond and April 22 court date.

Hollowell reportedly stole the firearm from a co-worker’s vehicle.

On March 9 the sheriff’s office received a call about a residential breaking and entering in the Highway 48 area of Littleton.


Investigation by Detective R.E. Marshall led to warrants against Hunter Medlin, 32, of Roanoke Rapids.

Medlin surrendered to the Roanoke Rapids Police Department on March 31 and faces charges of breaking and entering and injury to personal property.

He reportedly ransacked the house he broke into.

He received a $1,500 bond and April 22 court date.  

The sheriff’s office is looking for a gray 2004 BMW X3.3 0I that was stolen or possibly sold without permission from the Highway 158 area of Roanoke Rapids in February. 


Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Detective Travis Clark at 252-593-1010 or 252-578-9918, Halifax County Crime Stoppers at 252-583-4444 or use the P3 Tips app. 

The sheriff’s office is looking for a 2001 Innsbrook Camper that was stolen from Davie Smith Street the evening of March 29. 

A person described as a white male driving a white Chevrolet Avalanche was seen in the yard the day the camper was taken. 

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Clark at the numbers listed above or use the P3 Tips app.