Archive for July, 2011

Comments Off on A homeless Seattle woman was arrested last Thursday evening after trying to sell her baby, a mere 3-days old, at a Taco Bell restaurant

According to a report made to local police by a woman working at the restaurant on Highway 99 in Vancouver, Washington, the accused woman, Heidi L. Knowles, was offering her baby boy to a female patron for a sum between $500 and $5,000. Customers also remarked that she seemed to be under the influence of […]

Comments Off on Defendant testifies in methamphetamine fueled machete killing

A Lawndale gardener accused of hacking a roommate to death with a machete testified Tuesday that he grabbed the weapon in self-defense when he feared the man was going to kill him, but remembered nothing of the actual attack. Carlos Donis, charged with killing Fernando Garcia, 23, and seriously injuring Damian Ramos, 22, said he […]

Comments Off on Pearl City woman charged with crystal meth trafficking

A 33-year-old Pearl City woman appeared in District Court this morning after she was arrested and charged Tuesday with two counts of first-degree methamphetamine trafficking and other drug offenses.. Brandy Lolotai was being held on $100,000 bail. The Hoolehua Street woman was arrested at her home about 12:30 p.m. Tuesday for first-degree methamphetamine trafficking, a […]

Comments Off on 2 charged after meth lab, children found in home

Two people were arrested Monday after Stone County authorities discovered a meth lab inside a home where two children were living. Stone County Sheriff Richard Hill said sheriff’s deputies were informed of a possible methamphetamine lab in operation in the Reeds Spring area of Stone County. The deputies also were told there were two children […]

Comments Off on Woman Uses Her Bra to Hide Methamphetamine

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers on Sunday stopped a man with about four and a half pounds of methamphetamine hidden in a motorcycle helmet, and stopped a woman with almost one and a half pounds of methamphetamine hidden in her bra. At about 9:15 a.m. on Sunday, July 17, a 23-year-old male U.S. citizen […]

Comments Off on Jerry Prieto, Sunnyside Meth Addict, Pleads Guilty to Rest-Stop Bathroom-Stall Sex Service

Here’s a pleasant story to start off your Tuesday. It involves a man, some meth, a bathroom stall, propositions for sex, and a helpful trail drawn on the floor. According to court documents provided by Benton County Prosecutor Andy Miller, Jerry Prieto, a 38-year-old man from Sunnyside, was discovered by police last October wearing only […]

Comments Off on Methamphetamine Fueled Assault on 9-year-old Girl Leads to Jail Time

WAILUKU – A man was taken into custody Friday to complete a three-month jail term after he was arrested for alleged sexual contact with a 9-year-old girl during a sleepover at his residence two years ago. Christopher Poulin, 44, of Waiehu, was ordered to participate in sex offender treatment and was placed on one year’s […]

Comments Off on Paranoid meth suspects call 911 on themselves

SPRINGFIELD — A pair of apparently paranoid Effingham residents suspected of making methamphetamine called 911 for help early Tuesday morning, and, instead of assistance, the two men ended up in jail. Effingham sheriff’s deputies responded to a call on a home invasion at residence on Interstate Circle in Faulkville about 4 a.m. “When the deputies […]

Comments Off on Four arrested after found with half a pound of methamphetamine

Anderson police officers and Shasta County sheriff’s deputies arrested four people and seized more than half a pound of crystal methamphetamine at an Anderson motel this morning, officials said. Officers also found drug paraphernalia and cash at the Valley Inn after serving two search warrants around 9:40 a.m., said Sgt. Bryan Van Dyke with the […]

Three busted for pounds of meth

Posted: 25th July 2011 by Doc in Uncategorized
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California Highway Patrol officers recovered more than two pounds of methamphetamine and arrested three people Thursday evening after a routine traffic stop on Interstate 5. Officer Todd Newman, with his K-9 patrol unit, pulled over a 2007 GMC Canyon pickup with a crew cab when the driver failed to move to the left for an […]

Comments Off on Three young children inside house with meth labs; Van Buren County man arrested

ALMENA TOWNSHIP — A 23-year-old Van Buren County man was arrested earlier this week after sheriff’s deputies responding to a report of domestic violence found several methamphetamine labs and components inside a house where three young children lived, authorities said. Deputies arrested Timothy Wayne Conkin, of Almena Township, after responding at 9:49 p.m. Wednesday to […]

Comments Off on Parents plead not guilty to accusations of letting baby drink methamphetamine-laced juice

GREAT FALLS, Mont. — Two Great Falls parents have pleaded not guilty to charges that they endangered their 1-year-old daughter by not taking her to the hospital after the baby drank orange juice laced with methamphetamine. The Great Falls Tribune reports that 29-year-old Lee Haas and 23-year-old Angela Haas were arraigned Thursday in Cascade County […]

Million-dollar bust in Richmond

Posted: 25th July 2011 by Doc in Uncategorized
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Richmond narcotics detectives seized more than $1 million in cocaine and methamphetamine destined for city streets after a traffic chase and a pair of raids on local houses this week. Police arrested seven people while serving search warrants at houses in the 1500 block of Amador Avenue in San Pablo and the 2500 block of […]

Comments Off on Largest Methamphetamine Bust (208 pounds) in Nevada History

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Eight bootleg immigrants from Mexico were arrested on drug trafficking charges after federal as well as Las Vegas law coercion officials seized 212 pounds (96 kilograms) of drugs worth an estimated street value of $5.7 million in a largest methamphetamine bust in Nevada history, authorities announced Thursday. Police also seized $280,000 […]

Comments Off on Vegas cops nab 208 pounds meth, arrest immigrants

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Ten illegal immigrants from Mexico were arrested on drug trafficking charges after federal and Las Vegas law enforcement officials seized 212 pounds of drugs worth an estimated street value of $5.7 million in the largest methamphetamine bust in Nevada history, authorities announced Thursday. Police also seized $280,000 in cash, six guns […]

A North Jacksonville couple are under arrest on drug charges after federal drug agents and police busted a methamphetamine laboratory late Wednesday at a trailer at 2624 Clyde Drive, according to the Drug Enforcement Agency. Melissa Rae Bradford 31, was charged with armed manufacture of methamphetamine and is ineligible for bail, while Richard Olin Dunn, […]

Comments Off on Man Arrested On Charges Of Manufacturing Meth

LIVINGSTON, Wis. — A 25-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of manufacturing methamphetamine, the Richland Iowa Grant Drug Task Force said. The task force said it received information about methamphetamine being manufactured at an apartment in the 400 block of West Jackson Street in Livingston. A search warrant was obtained for the apartment, and […]

Comments Off on Owensboro police say 3 lbs. of meth found at western Ky. house

OWENSBORO, Ky. — Police in western Kentucky say three people were charged after authorities seized 3 lbs. of crystal methamphetamine with a street value of up to $130,000 in Owensboro, the largest amount of meth found in the city’s history. Owensboro police charged three people with trafficking in a controlled substance Tuesday after a tip […]

Comments Off on Four arrested in 2 DeKalb County meth busts

DeKalb County, Ala., authorities arrested four people on methamphetamine-related charges Wednesday, according to Sheriff Jimmy Harris. Steven Ray Willingham, 31, of the Dawson community, was served with four felony warrants for distribution of illegal drugs, in addition to charges of unlawful possession of controlled substance and unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia after methamphetamine was found […]

Comments Off on Auburn man arrested with methamphetamine after chase Downtown

An Auburn man remained in custody Thursday morning after a short chase led him and officers to Central Square Wednesday night, where he was arrested. At approximately 10:45 p.m. Wednesday an Auburn police officer recognized Neal John Bugnatto, 28, as a local wanted person, according to Sgt. Victor Pecoraro. Officers contacted Bugnatto on High Street […]

Comments Off on Clandestine methamphetamine lab found, one person arrested

McClain County Sheriff’s Office officials encountered a serious situation when they came across clandestine methamphetamine lab. During the last week in June, Lt. James Harryman found an anhydrous ammonia tank on a dead end road northwest of Cole. A resident had reported the tank and the suspicious activity occurring in the area. The sheriff’s lieutenant […]

Comments Off on Mom beats daughter to death – treats girl like a ‘soccer ball’

A woman who beat her two-year-old daughter to death has been jailed for eight years and six months. Norefjell Davis, 36, was found guilty of manslaughter and wilful ill-treatment of a child in the High Court at Whangarei in May. She was sentenced in the High Court at Auckland this morning. Her trial was told […]

Comments Off on Valley, Ala. man faces child porn production, possession charges

CHAMBERS COUNTY, Ala. — Chambers County law enforcement authorities worked together to charge a man originally arrested for methamphetamine possession with 43 counts of child pornography possession and 14 additional counts of producing child pornography. The drug task force, a joint operation between county and city, arrested 35-year-old Jeremy May of Valley, Alabama, a few […]

Pair held for trafficking methamphetamine

Posted: 14th July 2011 by Doc in Uncategorized
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A Delaware man and a Coffeyville, Kan., woman are being held on bond following their arrests for trafficking in amphetamine and other charges. Erika Leann Voorhees, 33, and William Jeffery Smith, 30, were arrested following incidents alleged to have occurred on Monday. According to several probable cause affidavits, around 10 a.m. July 11 deputies were […]

Valley man facing child porn charges

Posted: 14th July 2011 by Doc in Uncategorized
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A Valley man previously arrested for possession of methamphetamine now faces child pornography charges after police found boxes at his residence of images of children in various stages of undress. When Chambers County law enforcement initially arrested Jeremy May on July 5, the 35-year-old was facing methamphetamine charges after Valley police were called to his […]