Archive for April, 2015

A couple is in the Madison County Jail after methamphetamine materials were traced back to their hotel room in Madison. Madison police say witnesses reported discarded meth precursors at a local hotel Wednesday morning. Police say the manufacturing materials were discarded in a trash bin. Detectives traced the times back to one of the hotel […]

FABIUS TOWNSHIP, MI — A drug bust netted police several one-pot methamphetamine labs Wednesday in St. Joseph County, authorities said. Narcotics investigators with the St. Joseph County Sheriff’s Office responded to a house in the 1500 block of Millard Road in Fabius Township after receiving a tip about a person with outstanding warrants who was […]

A Shickshinny man admitted he smoked methamphetamine shortly before he caused a fatal car crash in February, police say. Jacob Harvey, 25, was arraigned Wednesday before Magisterial District Judge John Hasay on charges of homicide by vehicle while DUI, aggravated assault by vehicle and DUI. Harvey was involved in a violent two-vehicle accident on Lee […]

ST GEORGE – The Washington County Drug Task Force arrested a 33-year-old woman for drug distribution Friday as they continue the fight to suppress drug-related crimes in Washington County. The task force conducted a narcotics distribution investigation into Season Lee Ence, of St. George, according to a probable cause statement written by task force Detective […]

WORTHINGTON — Two Worthington residents, Nicholas Butera, 23, and Dawna McDaniel, 44, were arrested Sunday evening on two felonies: fifth-degree possession of methamphetamine and storing meth paraphernalia in the presence of a child or vulnerable adult. Additionally, both were charged with possession of drug paraphernalia and possessing a small amount of marijuana, no remuneration, both […]

An investigation Tuesday morning into a motorcycle crash at a Columbia motel allegedly led to police finding methamphetamine and forgery tools. Julie Miles, 34, was learning to ride a motorcycle in the parking lot of America’s Best Value Inn, 1900 I-70 Drive S.W., when she lost control of the vehicle and crashed through a room’s […]

An explosion that left a bathroom door lying in the middle of a hotel room had markers of a methamphetamine lab, according to a drug official. Emergency officials responded about 8 p.m. to Cartersville North Inns & Suites, 11 Kent Drive in Cartersville, after reports of an explosion blew the door off and activated the sprinkler […]

Justin L Brown, 23, of Pottersville, Angela M. McCalip, 40, and Dawndianne M. McCalip, 20, both of Bolivar, were issued summonses by Polk County Circuit Court last week on charges of class C felony possession of a controlled substance. According to the court file, Bolivar Police officers responded to a residence on North Chicago Avenue […]

Maria Elvira Pinto Exposto, a 52-year-old mother of four, was arrested on December 7 at Kuala Lumpur airport with 1.1 kilograms (2.4 pounds) of the drug, also known as ice, court documents showed. Prosecutor Hasifulkhair Jamaluddin told the magistrate’s court that Exposto had been trafficking methamphetamine based on the chemist’s report. Magistrate Noor Hafizah Salim […]

LANSING – A 35-year-old Lansing man is in serious condition with upper body burns apparently related to cooking methamphetamine, police said. Police were called to a home in the 5800 block of Joshua Street at around 12:15 p.m. today on a report of a possible explosion and person on fire, Lansing police Public Information Officer […]

MANALAPAN, Fla. —A man is facing charges of public intoxication and disorderly conduct after going for a ride on a stranger’s car. It happened Sunday morning on South Ocean Boulevard in Manalapan. Witnesses said it all started when Jonathan Restrepo, 25, of Coral Springs, jumped out of his girlfriend’s car in the middle of traffic. […]

OTSEGO, Mich. (WZZM) — Allegan County authorities say meth remains a huge problem. This week, WZZM 13 followed undercover officers from the West Michigan Enforcement Team (WEMET) as they searched for meth dump sites. In rural Allegan County, spring cleaning means something different to the undercover officer leading a team with the drug task force […]

The suspect has several prior felony and misdemeanor convictions, and was preliminarily charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession of a hypodermic needle and possession of a handgun without a permit by a serious violent felon. An Elkhart man was arrested Tuesday morning after a SWAT team executed a search warrant for his home near two […]

ALEXANDER COUNTY, N.C. — The Alexander County Sheriff’s Office says they’ve arrested a wanted sex offender, but also found him to be in possession of methamphetamine. The Alexander County Sheriff’s Office had been searching for David Wheeler, 27. Wheeler is a convicted sex offender, who authorities say did not update his registered address. On Tuesday, […]

A Palestine woman was arrested for trying to hide methamphetamine from a deputy during a traffic stop Monday evening. Dana Rena Bledsoe, 49, Palestine was stopped by Dep. Michael Skinner at 11 p.m. Monday at FM 320 and ACR 420. Bledsoe was the only occupant of a dark blue Ford Escape. While the officer had […]

An Oneida man accused of attempting to trade methamphetamine for sex was arrested last week on charges of possession of a Schedule IV drug for resale, possession of a Schedule II drug and solicitation of prostitution. David Andrew Billingsley, 27, of Oneida, was arrested Tuesday, April 21. According to a warrant filedby Oneida Police Department […]

KALISPELL – The toxins in meth make it deadly, but it’s the addictive properties that can cause some addicts to ignore the risks. Risks that can include damage to internal organs, increased risk for heart attack, seizure and damage to just about every part of the brain. Neurologist Dr. Bret Lindsey says what looks like […]

Methamphetamine, a highly addictive and destructive drug, is no stranger to Big Sky Country and its reach has been increasing over the last 10 years. Local law enforcement agencies saying they have seen an increase in the amount coming into the community, but have been able to combat it with the Russell Country Drug Task […]

An estimated $2 million to $3 million in crystal meth was discovered following a routine traffic stop in Kansas City, Kansas, Tuesday morning. According to KCKPD, Kansas Highway Patrol troopers pulled over a ‘City Rent-A-Truck’ on the corner of 10th Street and Kansas Avenue around 9 a.m. They said the driver looked visibly nervous, so […]

JEFF DAVIS CO., GA (WTOC) – As a result of ongoing drug Investigations, several suspects have been arrested in Jeff Davis County on numerous drug charges, according to Sheriff Preston Bohannon. The following arrests were made due to the investigation: Zachary Bowen of Jeff Davis was charged with sale of methamphetamine. Melanie Calhoun of Jeff […]

First tunnel burrowed from Calexico into Mexicali from inside a residence Four men were found nearby with 25 vacuum sealed bags of meth The haul was worth $694,000, but three of the men got away Second was found on the Tijuana-San Diego border and was being built It had a complex railway system with a […]

CANDLER A local woman has been arrested on one felony charge of possessing methamphetamine, six misdemeanor drug possession counts, one charge of possessing drug paraphernalia and one misdemeanor shoplifting charge. Charged was Priscilla Cagle Clarke, 42, of Hookers Gap Road. Clark was accused of illegally possessing small amounts of several prescription drugs and taking food […]

(Riverton, Wyo.) – A teenager babysitting two young children in Riverton has been charged with Minor In Possession and Child Endangerment after admitting that she had taken methamphetamine earlier in the day and then drank six “shooters” of alcohol while looking after the kids. Riverton Police identified the teen as 18-year-old Tialyssa Armour. The incident […]

MURFREESBORO – A traffic stop Tuesday night led to the arrest of a Murfreesboro man who is accused of kidnapping and beating a woman over the course of more than two weeks, according to Murfreesboro Police Department records. Thanath Lont Sayadeth, aka, “Lucky,” was wanted on two outstanding warrants stemming from the allegations reported in […]

(NEWS CENTER) — On Saturday April 25, Cumberland County deputies responded to a home in Standish for a report of a family disturbance. While investigating the disturbance deputies got information of a suspected meth lab at the home. Members of the MDEA went to the house at 1 Woodland Avenue and with permission from the […]