Archive for November, 2013

Tarakan. A police officer was caught using methamphetamine in the company of a prostitute on Wednesday night in North Kalimantan’s North Tarakan subdistrict, police said. “This [arrest] was made because of a public report that [the officer] had just finished using crystal meth accompanied by a prostitute,” Sarif said. “But the urine test of the prostitute […]

TWIN FALLS • An Idaho State Police detective’s foot was run over Monday during a drug bust, according to court documents. Detective Jerod Sweesy had walked up to a GMC pickup occupied by Aaron Michael Uhl when Uhl accelerated and ran over his foot, the documents say. Tuesday, Uhl was arraigned in Twin Falls County […]

BOYD COUNTY, Ky (WSAZ) — For the second time in mere months, Boyd County Sheriff’s deputies were back at a home along Martin V Drive in Cannonsburg. “This has been going on here for about seven months,” Boyd County Sheriff’s Sgt. Rob Donta said. “We’ve had a lot of complaints by the neighbors.” After a […]

TAHLEQUAH — Local authorities believe they’ve seen a recent shift in the type of methamphetamine being used and distributed in Cherokee County. Members of the District 27 Drug and Violent Crimes Task Force spent half a day dismantling numerous one-pot methamphetamine labs after serving a warrant in Tahlequah    National Methamphetamine Awareness Day is Nov. […]

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Two state lawmakers have filed legislation that would  allow meth-making parents to be charged with child abuse or neglect even if the  child has suffered no apparent harm from exposure to the illegal drug. The bill, SB1438, filed last week by State Sen. Doug Overbey and Rep. Dale  Carr for consideration when […]

MILLARD, Miss. — The Pearl River County Sheriff’s Department recently made two unrelated arrests for possession of methamphetamine, said Maj. Donnie Saucier. On Nov. 13, a narcotics investigator executed a search warrant at 34 Albert Prince Rd. in Carriere. During the search, the investigator discovered that Jeremy W. Mitchell, 24, who lived at that address, […]

BIDDEFORD, Maine — A Biddeford man is facing a drug trafficking charge after his arrest on Wednesday, according to police. Joshua St. Jernquist, 28, is accused of trafficking and manufacturing methamphetamine, a Class B felony which could send him to prison for up to 10 years. The investigation started when Biddeford police were called to […]

It started with a scheduled buy. Authorities say the 27-year-old man with tattoos covering a quarter of his face had more than 200 grams of methamphetamine stuffed in his striped, button-down shirt. He had more than $1,500 in cash. He went to a hotel near Interstate 75 and Shallowford Road to make the deal. It […]

The two men charged with the murder of West Auckland man Lee McMurdo have been found guilty. John  Grant Cuthers, 29, and Andrew Parry Nicholson, 25, were arrested after a  13-month long investigation into McMurdo’s death, and today convicted  after a seven day trial at the High Court in Auckland. McMurdo was  found dead by […]

“MY name is Walter White and I am a meth cook. For ten years I had the best meth in Alabama.” WALTER WHITE: The real Walter White and Breaking Bad’s Walter White    These are the words of the real-life Walter White from Bessemer, Alabama. In 2008, when the popular TV drama Breaking Bad broke […]

OHIO COUNTY, KY (WFIE) – Kentucky State Police have arrested two Ohio County residents on various meth charges. Troopers were called to the 2000 block of Hopewell Road after receiving a call about possible drug activity. James Woolen, 54, and  are facing charges after troopers found meth making materials at the residence. Both are being held […]

ATHENS COUNTY, Ohio (WSAZ) — Three people are facing charges after a meth lab bust in an RV. Officers with the Athens County Sheriff’s Narcotics Enforcement Team got a tip about meth being made at a home on Zion Road in Shade, Ohio. They got a search warrant that included searching the residence, outbuildings and […]

COBLESKILL — Cobleskill police arrested two Schoharie County residents Wednesday for allegedly making methamphetamine at a Cobleskill home. Police said Christopher Clark Woods, 27, of Richmondville was charged with third-degree unlawful manufacture of methamphetamine and a fugitive of justice charge. Laura K. Kieru, 28, of Cobleskill was charged with third-degree unlawful manufacture of methamphetamine and misdemeanor […]

Six people, all initially named in a federal indictment last month charging them with conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine, pleaded guilty in November to a variety of related charges. Four of the six pleaded guilty to distribution and possession, while a fifth pleaded guilty to illegal use of a communications device. The investigation led to the […]

A Waihi drug dealer sentenced to 17 years jail for manufacturing methamphetamine has been ordered to forfeit $1.6million worth of assets. Scott Warren Filer was jailed in February 2012 for manufacturing 3-4kg of methamphetamine. A berth at Whangamata Marina is one of the assets to be forfeited to the Crown In the Hamilton High Court […]

Police said the Toyota Vios car had earlier sped past a police checkpoint on the main highway in Ang Thong province. Highway police, alerted by radio, gave chase. Police seize 460,000 methamphetamine pills found bagged inside a car abandoned in a housing estate in Ayutthaya province after a chase. The driver and passenger were still […]

Tulsa, Okla. — A man is arrested for possession of meth and paraphernalia. It turns out, meth was the least of Matthew Hamson’s problems. Tulsa police say a flash drive was found on his key chain.  Officers discovered thousands of images of child porn photos.It didn’t end there for Hamson. Officers also found a video […]

One man has been arrested and is facing charges after a chilling seizure in Placentia yesterday. RCMP say a quantity of what they believe to be methamphetamines was removed from a home in the area. Constable Robert Ryan says they seized a quantity of pills stamped with the words ‘Ice’ and ‘Dentyne Ice’, which are […]

A Coffee County couple faces multiple felony drug charges, including drug trafficking after authorities seized several ounces of meth from them.   Coffee County Sheriff’s Chief Deputy R.W. Whitworth said investigators arrested John Kelsey Roberts, 24, of Jack, and Kristie Gerry, 26, of Andalusia, earlier this week and charged both of them with felony trafficking […]

MCGREGOR (November 27, 2013)   A woman was held Wednesday in the McLennan County Jail after she was arrested on warrants charging possession of methamphetamine and child endangerment. Officers arrested April Jean Bridger, 29, Tuesday afternoon after her 7-year-old child’s grandmother reported finding a small plastic bag filled with a white powder in her home, […]

As Missoula police detectives try to stop what is being called an epidemic, they say despite their efforts, drug use in Montana is a never-ending cycle. January 10, 2002 is a date Terri Griffith will never forget. “Everything was consumed in getting it and having it and I did prison time for manufacturing,” said Griffith, […]

Firefighters found a small building completely involved when they arrived on the scene just northeast of 11th and Peoria just after 4:00 AM Wednesday morning. Neighbors told KRMG news they aren’t surprised the small shack burned and they think they know why. “It’s an old meth house, I’ve been calling for two years on it […]

WINTER SPRINGS, Fla. — Winter Springs police said they uncovered a meth lab next door to a daycare on Wednesday. The meth lab was discovered at a home along David Street and police say it’s part of a new trend for cooking meth. Detectives told Channel 9’s Bianca Castro a new method is allowing people to make […]

BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – Cocoa Beach police officers interrupted three suspects believed to be cooking “meth” this morning about 8 a.m. when they responded to 630 S. Brevard Avenue at the request of the Rockledge Police Department, according to Major Jay Harmon of the cocoa Beach Police Department. Cocoa Beach police officers interrupted three suspects […]

CHARLESTON, SC – Crews are responding a hazmat situation at 55 George St. in downtown Charleston, after chemicals used to make meth were found on the roof of a College of Charleston residence hall. Charleston County Dispatch confirms that crews have been on the scene at the George Street Apartments since around 2:20am. Mike Robertson, Senior Media Relations […]