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Four more drug arrests made in Halifax County

SoVaNow.com / June 09, 2011
The Halifax County Sheriff’s Department has arrested four more people in connection with a weekend drug sweep that nabbed 18 alleged offenders.

New on Tuesday, according to the department, are:

Jeffer Shawn Knight, 40, of South Boston; four counts of cocaine distribution

Neisha Sytara Powell, 23, Clover; a count of cocaine possession and a count of marijuana possession

Justin Robert Shotwell, 25, of South Boston, two counts of marijuana distribution, one count of distribution of a Schedule I or II drug and one count of conspiracy to distribute marijuana.

Margaret Hope McCullum, 18, of South Boston, one count of conspiracy to distribute marijuana and one count of distribution of marijuana

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