Archive for August, 2014

A Jonesville woman is charged with child neglect after her 2-year-old tested positive for methamphetamine, according to an incident report from the Union County Sheriff’s Office. Peggy Elise Collins, 26, of 111 New Hope Church Road, was arrested early Thursday after a state Department of Social Services follow-up investigation. DSS conducted a hair drug screening […]

Two men were arrested in Eureka early Monday morning on suspicion of possessing 11 grams of methamphetamine after they were stopped for speeding and their car was searched, Eureka Police Department’s Sgt. Steve Watson said Tuesday. Officials said Citrus Heights resident Rodney Tindell, 48, was driving a car with passenger Timothy Driscoll, 45, when they […]

A 24-year-old Santa Rosa woman was arrested again on drug possession charges Wednesday after showing up at the Santa Rosa Police Department with methamphetamine and three outstanding warrants for her arrest, police officials said. Patricia Holmes went to the station on Sonoma Avenue at about noon to ask for a receipt to show the court […]

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) –  A Region 8 woman was arrested after police said her purse contained more than cash and credit cards. According to a court document, Cheryl L. Sutfin is charged with possession of meth with purpose to deliver and possession of drug paraphernalia. Jonesboro Police arrested her at a home on the 500 […]

 WAILUKU, MAUI (HawaiiNewsNow) – Sources say a former high school volleyball coach on Maui has been indicted on meth charges. A drug bust executed by the Maui Police Department led to the arrests of Kauila Houpo, Garrick Kanae, Chester Mahuna and Vernon Vierra back in June. All four of them were indicted by a grand […]

HILLSBORO — Two Montgomery County women have been arrested for allegedly cooking methamphetamine inside a rural Hillsboro church. Judith L. Hemken, 53, of Litchfield and Tiffany L. Burton, 26, of Hillsboro are each facing a charge of participation in manufacturing methamphetamine in a church. Hemken’s bond was set at $200,000, and Burton’s bond was set […]

GROVER – Cleveland County sheriff’s deputies found numerous one-pot meth labs Wednesday at a home in Grover, according to authorities. Authorities found multiple mini meth labs at a home at 223 Watterson Road on about an acre of property. The home was located in a residential area with a house on one side and a […]

A woman was arrested Monday on an allegation she was manufacturing methamphetamine in a Bellevue apartment. Julie A. Singleton, 43, of 115-B Thomas Drive, Bellevue, was charged with illegal manufacturing of drugs, illegal possession of chemicals to manufacture drugs, deception to obtain a dangerous drug and three misdemeanor counts of possession of drug paraphernalia. She […]

MOBILE, Alabama — Mobile police arrested three people Tuesday night after finding a methamphetamine lab was in production at a home on Reynolds Drive. Officers responded to the home around 11:30 p.m. after receiving a call about a possible meth lab, according to Ashley Rains with the Mobile Police Department public affairs. Rains said when […]

A METHAMPHETAMINE user who raped and murdered a Christchurch woman before attacking two hitch-hikers on the West Coast of New Zealand has today been sentenced to life imprisonment with a minimum non-parole period of 21 years. Aaron Rhys McDonald, 39, spat on the courtroom floor after being sentenced in the High Court at Christchurch this […]

WASHINGTON, N.C. – Deputies say they arrested two Aurora residents on charges related to meth. It happened August 26 at an abandoned trailer on Dublin Run Road in Aurora. 36-year-old Michael Claude Myers and 29-year-old Tammy Rana Carawan are charged with Manufacturing Methamphetamine, Possession of Methamphetamine and Possession of Marijuana. The two were arrested after […]

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A mother of three was arrested for smoking meth with her 16-year-old daughter and 15-year-old neighbor. According to a police report, officers were called to the 6300 block of Doe Run Road where they found Lisa Gilmore, 32, smoking meth in her basement. Gilmore’s neighbor’s daughter, 15, and Gilmore’s daughter, 16, […]

BELLEVUE – A 43-year-old Bellevue woman accused of manufacturing methamphetamine was arrested Monday evening after police found cooking pots in her apartment. Julie Singleton, of Bellevue, was charged with illegal manufacturing of drugs, illegal possession of chemicals to manufacture drugs, deception to obtain a dangerous drug and three counts possession of drug paraphernalia. Bellevue police […]

CORTLAND — Three people are arrested in Cortland after investigators found them with meth labs in their backpacks. On Tuesday, at about 7:50 pm, a Cortland County Sheriff’s Department Narcotics Investigator, acting on a tip, saw three people acting suspicious on Clinton Avenue, between Charles Street and Church Street. The investigators called for backup from […]

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – A six-unit apartment complex in Clarksville was quarantined Monday after a methamphetamine lab was discovered inside one. A neighbor told News 2 he woke up around 3 a.m. Monday morning to a lot of commotion. “It was crazy there were all sorts of stuff going on over there,” said Aaron Martinez. “I […]

HOLLAND TOWNSHIP, MI – A 28-year-old Holland Township man arrested after allegedly shooting at his ex-girlfriend over the weekend was already set to face trial on charges of operating a meth lab, court records show. Juan Casillas, who has a long record of court cases in Ottawa County, pleaded not guilty to the drug charges […]

VIGO COUNTY, Ind. (WTHI) – Two are in custody after a meth investigation in Vigo County by Indiana State Police. Indiana State Police Sgt. Joe Watts reports the investigation happened at 4692 Sumnyside Street in northern Vigo County just before 1 p.m. While serving a search warrant, ISP Troopers found evidence of recent methamphetamine production […]

A bus driver who lit a pipe of synthetic marijuana before ploughing into the side of a house also had methamphetamine and morphine in his system, a court has heard. Security camera footage tendered to the court shows Shaun Murphy behind the wheel of an empty bus, steering with his belly, as he stuffs synthetic […]

Hannibal Police Department’s Operation Hydra nets 26 drug-related arrests during August 2014. 1.Bransen M. Miller, 22 of New London: Dist/Del/Manf/Produce a controlled substance (Methamphetamine).  $100,000 cash only. 2.Michael S. Powell ,36 of Hannibal: Dist/Del/Manf/Produce a controlled substance (Methamphetamine).  $100,000 cash only.(Ralls, Marion) 3.Shyrone R Martin, 35 of Hannibal: Dist/Del/Manf/Produce a controlled substance (Marijuana).  $50,000 Cash […]

TRENTON, JONES COUNTY – Jones County deputies busted a suspected meth lab and made three arrests. Sheriff Danny Heath said husband and wife, Johnnie and Paula Owens, were arrested at their home on Old Kinston Trenton Road in Trenton. Deputies also arrested John Stocks, Jr., of Snow Hill. All three face drug charges, including Felony […]

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. A six-unit apartment complex on Baltimore Drive was quarantined Monday after agents of the 19th Judicial District Drug Task Force found a methamphetamine lab in one of the units. Two men were arrested and booked into Montgomery County Jail: – Joseph Fox, 47, who gave a 1611 Baltimore Drive Apt. 5 address, was […]

10:16 a.m. An elderly woman reported that over the last two years overwhelming odors have been drifting into her condo. The smells have ranged from acetone to “sickenly sweet kerosene.” In the same two years, the resident said she has become increasingly ill with pulmonary problems, gout in her legs, burning in mucous membranes, numbness […]

The Oklahoma Department of Labor is investigating the Collinsville police chief. Chief Jimmy Richey is accused of forcing an untrained officer to go into a home with an active meth lab without a respirator or safety equipment. Collinsville’s City Manager Pam Polk confirmed a DOL agent started his investigation last week. Polk said he came […]

EAGLE PASS, Texas —A suspect in a drug smuggling ring is in custody in Oklahoma, according to agents with the Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics. Agents worked for nearly a year to bring down an operation pumping crystal meth from Mexico to Garvin County. At the height of the investigation one of their main suspects disappeared. […]

A two-month investigation by the Union Parish sheriff’s Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs netted one Monroe resident suspected of being a major distributor of methamphetamine in Union and Ouachita parishes. BNDD agents in the undercover operation arrested two other suspects on Aug. 19 in the parking lot of a Farmerville restaurant. Dymarcus Leon Grayson, […]