Archive for October, 2013

An unexpected flat tire led Lebanon police to the discovery of a meth lab in the sheriff’s overflow parking lot Tuesday night. Chris Luna, a Wilson County meth technician with Lebanon police, said motorcycle Officer Robert Bates stopped to help a woman who had pulled over in the parking lot where the Goodyear tire store […]

Comments Off on Christy Lee Kilgore, 39, of Surgoinsville, takes plea deal for exposing 7-year-old daughter to Methamphetamine fumes

ROGERSVILLE — A Hawkins county mom who exposed her 7-year-old child to meth lab fumes in early 2012 accepted a plea agreement Wednesday reducing her child abuse charge from a class B felony to a Class D felony. Christy Lee Kilgore, 39, 313 Bray Road, Surgoinsville, was sentenced to two years and one day and […]

Comments Off on Springfield Police: chemical fog ‘billowing’ from suspected Methamphetamine lab at Motel 6; Logan Wilson, 23, arrested

Springfield police are investigating an apparent meth lab this afternoon on the first floor of a motel after seeing a “chemical fog billowing out of the room.” Meth Lab Bust at Motel 6: Officers looking for a man with an active warrant found him and a meth lab when they saw “chemical fog billowing out […]

Comments Off on Two trashed Methamphetamine labs discovered along East Centennial Avenue in Muncie

MUNCIE – Police discovered remnants of two meth labs found thrown along the side of the road about a half-mile from each other Wednesday afternoon. One lab was discovered thrown near a tree off the north side of the 2600 block of East Centennial Avenue. Two trashed meth labs found on East Centennial Ave…: Police […]

Comments Off on Methamphetamine related arrests on the rise in West Virginia

Local law enforcement officers have been making several arrests lately in relation to meth labs, and last week added four more arrests to the list.   On Oct. 23, West Virginia State Police responded to a hit and run crash with injuries on US 119 near Chapmanville. Upon arrival, officers observed a demolished 1999 Pontiac […]

Comments Off on Lynsey Huls, 20, of Odebolt, found crawling in Storm Lake Walmart, leads police to Methamphetamine stashes

Storm Lake Police were called to the Walmart store Tuesday afternoon for a woman customer acting strangely.     Officers were told that the woman was flailing her arms and crawling around on her hands and knees in the store. As they arrived, the woman had made her way to a car in the parking […]

Comments Off on Deputies: Spring Hill woman, Tracey Ann Redmond, 32, faces DUI charges after driving on sidewalk – Methamphetamine found in her bra

SPRING HILL – A 32-year-old Spring Hill woman was arrested Tuesday on multiple drug charges after a deputy saw her driving her car along a sidewalk on Spring Hill Drive near Deltona Boulevard, deputies said. After Tracey Ann Redmond, 32, failed a field sobriety test, deputies found methamphetamine, Clonazepam and drug paraphernalia in her car, […]

Comments Off on Wanted Waynesboro Woman, Emily Laura Simpson, 21, Turns Herself In On Methamphetamine Charges

 Waynesboro woman who police say caused a couple of car crashes is now in custody after being a fugitive for nearly five months. Emily Laura Simpson, 21, faces a felony charge of meth possession and other charges stemming from failure to appear in court for the crashes. They happened on Hopeman Parkway back in May. […]

Comments Off on Investigation continues in death of 4-month-old infant in Emanuel County – Benton and Fullmore ingested Methamphetamine the previous night

On Tuesday, Oct., 2013, Emanuel County District Attorney Hayward Altman announced that felony warrants of Murder and Cruelty to Children have been issued against Robert Michael Benton and Melissa Faye Fullmore in relation to the on-going investigation of the death of four month old Rosalynn Fullmore on May 21, 2013. FULLMORE   According to Emanuel […]

Comments Off on Unborn Babies Exposed to Methamphetamine at Risk of Brain Damage

(TeleManagement) Unborn babies may be at risk of serious health risks if their mothers to be have a habit of doing methamphetamine. This is not a shocking finding, and just supports many other studies that suggest that doing drugs during a pregnancy can greatly damage the unborn child. This study was conducted by researchers from […]

Comments Off on California Highway Patrol seizes 22 pounds of crystal Methamphetamine on Highway 99; Alejandro Angel Guerrero, 30, arrested

A routine enforcement stop along Highway 99 in the Madera County corridor resulted in the arrest of a Stockton man found to be in possession of 22 pounds of crystal meth. Thirty-year-old Alejandro Angel Guerrero remained behind bars last week following his arrest Oct. 22. According to the Madera County Narcotic Enforcement Team, a California […]

Comments Off on Facing Methamphetamine: Production and use in the La crosse community

LA CROSSE, Wisconsin (WXOW)– Methamphetamine is one of the most common drugs in the area, after heroin, according to police. In 2005, Congress passed the “Combat Methamphetamine Epidemic Act,” which in part regulates the sale of medicines containing pseudoephedrine, a common ingredient in meth. But the new rules, requiring identification to purchase the cold tablets, […]

Comments Off on Lynsey Huls, 20, of Odebolt, Iowa, arrested at Storm Lake Walmart on Methamphetamine charge

STORM LAKE, Iowa | An Odebolt, Iowa, woman was arrested Tuesday on methamphetamine charges in Storm Lake. Lynsey Huls, 20, was charged with possession of methamphetamine with the intent to deliver, a felony. She was booked into Buena Vista County Jail on $25,000 bond. The Storm Lake Police Department responded just after 2 p.m. to […]

An active methamphetamine lab – which law enforcement officers called “highly volatile” – was discovered Wednesday morning at a Creek Road residence, according to the Clinton County Sheriff’s Office. The occupant of a house trailer, Stephen L. Doan, 26, was initially arrested on an outstanding warrant for parole violation, said Major Brett Prickett, chief detective […]

Comments Off on Man injured in suspected Methamphetamine lab explosion at Palm City apartment complex

PALM CITY, Fla. —A suspected methamphetamine lab caused an explosion at a Palm City apartment complex. It happened Tuesday morning at an apartment complex on Southwest Sunset Trace Circle.   The blast blew up the front of the apartment. WPBF 25 News has learned one man was flown to a hospital with severe burns to […]

Comments Off on Toddler tests positive for Methamphetamine – mother, Teri Ann Hardy, 29, of Pavo arrested

MOULTRIE — A Pavo toddler tested positive for methamphetamine recently, and her mother has been charged in connection with the case. Teri Ann Hardy, 29, 492 Lawrence Road, Pavo, was charged with cruelty to children, Colquitt County Sheriff’s Office jail booking reports said. Teri Ann Hardy Charges were filed after Colquitt County Department of Family […]

Comments Off on Ogden woman, Maxine McNeeley, 74, displaced from apartment after it tests positive for Methamphetamine

OGDEN — Maxine McNeeley, 74, claims that within three months of settling into her apartment on lower 27th Street, she began to feel uncharacteristically weak. After two years in her second floor unit of the Valencia Apartments complex, McNeeley’s daughter grew concerned about her mother’s deteriorating condition and on a hunch, tested the place for […]

Comments Off on Tiffany Diane Pierce, 23, and Shawn Michael Walker, 29, of Killeen, face Methamphetamine drug charges

Two Killeen residents are behind bars after police said they found them in possession of more than 60 grams of crystal methamphetamine. Police charged Tiffany Diane Pierce, 23, and Shawn Michael Walker, 29, with possession of methamphetamine, 4 grams or more but less than 200 grams, a third-degree felony,  Killeen police arrested Pierce and Walker […]

Comments Off on Patrol dogs help in Methamphetamine-related arrests in Napa County

Two drivers were arrested Friday and Saturday in separate incidents near Calistoga for alleged drug-related offenses, both with the help of a patrol dog, according to the Napa County Sheriff’s Office. In the first incident, Thomas Sean Lennon, 52, of Clearlake was arrested Friday near Petrified Forest and Forest Boulevard after a deputy, riding with […]

Comments Off on Mexican national, Hernan Mojica Rentaria (aka Felipe Jesus Mendoza and Ernan Rentaria) accused of trying to sell crystal Methamphetamine in Palm Beach and Marion Counties

Local and federal agencies in Palm Beach and Marion counties worked together to catch a Mexican national accused of trying to sell thousands of grams of crystal methamphetamine to local buyers. Hernan Mojica Rentaria, also known as Felipe Jesus Mendoza and Ernan Rentaria, was taken into custody Oct. 24 in Marion County when he was […]

Comments Off on Jade L. VanWinkle, 21, Jamie J. Wyatt, 34, Robert A. Tony Wallace, 41, and Anthony L. Mondello, 43, Charged Following Methamphetamine Bust in Preble County

PREBLE COUNTY — Four people have been charged after deputies say they found a meth lab and weapons at two Camden-area addresses. Deputies say they found equipment and chemicals used in the manufacturing process of methamphetamine, as well as pseudoephedrine, and liquid anhydrous ammonia at 511 and 513 Oxford Germantown Road, just south of Camden. […]

Comments Off on Two unknowing families are being rented Methamphetamine contaminated homes in Pulaski County

KATV) – Dozens of homes in Pulaski County, according to a state list, are contaminated with methamphetamine and a handful of them are being rented to unknowing tenants. Two families were shocked when we showed them the list saying their properties once housed meth labs. ADEQ’s register of methamphetamine contaminated homes lists two properties in […]

Comments Off on More Mobile Methamphetamine Labs on Ohio Roads

COLUMBUS (Tara Morgan) — Police across Ohio are seeing more mobile meth labs on the roads and interstates. Ohio State Highway Patrol noted a 137% increase in methamphetamine seizures this year compared to last. “They might not actually be cooking at that point in time they have the components of a working meth lab or […]

Comments Off on Michigan’s largest Methamphetamine bust, in Van Buren County, brings prison sentences for Jose Sierra-Villegas, 39

GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Jose Sierra-Villegas, considered the source of the state’s largest methamphetamine seizure, was sentenced Monday, Oct. 29, to more than 27 years in federal prison. Sierra-Villegas, 39, of Kansas City, Mo., received the harshest sentence of five defendants linked to the crime. Jose Sierra-Villegas   Police say he was responsible for 23 […]

Comments Off on Jerry Dave Malone, 35, allegedly leads police on chase through Ada – Had warrants for Methamphetamine

Ada — Law enforcement arrested an Ada man after he allegedly led them in a vehicle pursuit through the streets of Ada Monday. Arrested was 35-year-old Jerry Dave Malone. The alleged incident started when District 22 D.A. Drug Task Force agents attempted to arrest Malone at a residence on 14th Street. Agent Heath Miller said […]