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Authorities searching Gretna area for Halifax County malicious wounding suspect - Chatham Star Tribune: News

Authorities searching Gretna area for Halifax County malicious wounding suspect

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Posted: Tuesday, November 14, 2017 5:04 pm | Updated: 10:46 am, Thu Nov 16, 2017.

The Pittsylvania County Sheriff’s Office needs assistance. Deputies are conducting a search for Antone Lemont Hamlett.

Hamlett is described as a black male, 34, weighing approximately 185 pounds and is described as 5’11” tall. Hamlett is a person of interest in a malicious wounding incident that occurred in Halifax County Tuesday, Nov. 14.

Hamlett’s vehicle was found abandoned off U.S. Highway 29 on Tuesday afternoon just south of the Gretna exit.

Authorities believe Hamlett is on foot.

Police canine teams were called in and are in the immediate area of where Hamlett was last seen.

If anyone should see Hamlett or someone fitting his description, please notify their nearest law enforcement agency.

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