PITTSYLVANIA COUNTY, Va. – A seven-hour stand-off ended Tuesday evening as Michael Paul Dalton, Jr. surrendered to Pittsylvania County authorities.
Dalton walked out of the house about 6:30 p.m. and was taken into custody. He faces felony charges including three counts of grand larceny, two counts of breaking and entering, destruction of property and breaking and entering with intent to commit a felony.
Dalton had been in a standoff with members of the Pittsylvania County Sheriff’s Office since 11 a.m. Tuesday.
The incident began after sheriff’s investigators attempted to serve outstanding warrants for Dalton’s arrest. According to authorities, Dalton is known to frequent a residence in the Strawberry Road area of Pittsylvania County.