Archive for September, 2015

Comments Off on Brandy N. Smith, 36, of Slocomb, arrested after infant girl tests positive for Methamphetamine at childbirth

A Slocomb woman faces a felony charge after her baby girl tested positive for methamphetamine at childbirth. Geneva County Sheriff’s Investigator Perez Bruner said he arrested 36-year-old Brandy N. Smith and charged her with felony chemical endangerment of a child. Bruner said the charge stemmed from hospital officials notifying officials with the Geneva County Department […]

Comments Off on Mystery Surrounds Plane Crash Near Silverton; Passenger, Steven Wilkinson, 59, of Newberry Springs, California, Was Busted With Methamphetamine

SILVERTON, Colo. (CBS4) – Investigators have been trying to find out why a plane veered so far off course when it crashed near Silverton earlier this month. Investigators are now exploring possible links to a methamphetamine bust, according to the Durango Herald. Before the crash one of the passengers, Steven Wilkinson, 59, of Newberry Springs, […]

Comments Off on Methamphetamine use, distribution spikes in Odessa

Amy said she’s had bicycles, an air compressor, a table saw, a shop vac and a number of other items stolen from her West Odessa home, thievery she suspects ultimately funds neighbors’ drug habits. She said she knows of at least four or five houses where users of meth live at or sell or produce […]

Comments Off on La Quinta family, Robert Bird, 51, and Rebecca Bird, 50, along with their son, 24-year-old Robert Bird, arrested in Methamphetamine drug raid

A La Quinta family was arrested under suspicion of selling methamphetamine during a drug raid Friday. Officers with the Coachella Valley Narcotics Task Force raided their home in the 51-500 block of Avenida Villa at 9 a.m., where they found more than 35 grams of suspected methamphetamine and other items related to drug sales. Parents […]

Comments Off on Marion County Sheriff Officials bust Methamphetamine lab In South Pittsburg; 13 women and men arrested, one of them was 9 months pregnant

A meth raid in South Pittsburgh, TN sends 13 people to jail, one of them is 9 months pregnant. Marion County Sheriff Bo Burnett says its the biggest meth bust in at least five years. “We didn’t have enough officers,” he said. “They didn’t realize there were going to be that many people there and […]

Comments Off on Colorado Springs Police find 3 lbs. of Methamphetamine and stolen gun in drug bust; Daniel Valentine and Shadey Espinosa arrested

EL PASO COUNTY – Colorado Springs Police say three pounds of meth and a stolen handgun was found in a storage unit near Omaha and Powers in El Paso County. Authorities say Daniel Valentine and Shadey Espinosa were arrested in connection with the drugs and weapon. Police say they received a tip about a gang […]

Comments Off on Huge Methamphetamine drug hauls in “Safe Mekong” operations implemented by Thailand, Laos, Myanmar and China

A number of people were arrested and a large quantity of drugs seized in recent operations under the “Safe Mekong” project implemented by Thailand, Laos, Myanmar and China, Office of the Narcotics Suppression Board secretary-general Permpong Chawalit said on Sunday. In an operation involving ONCB officials, police from the Narcotics Suppression Bureau and military officers […]

Comments Off on Ryan Nicholas Garner, 19, arrested in Eugene after bizarre incident involving stripping and Methamphetamine

A 19-year-old man, allegedly high on meth, was arrested after police say he yelled and waved a large stick at construction workers on West Sixth Avenue early Friday morning — while undressing. Eugene police were called to a convenience store at 1:24 a.m. about the incident. Officers found Ryan Nicholas Garner, who has no known […]

Comments Off on Four Women and men jailed after detectives find Methamphetamine lab, drug paraphernalia, Methamphetamine at home in Hartford

HARTFORD (WKZO-AM) — Four people are behind bars at the Van Buren County Jail and sheriff’s detectives are seeking charges against another man after a one-pot methamphetamine lab, materials used to make the drug, digital scales and paraphernalia were found at a residence on Maple Hill in Hartford. The discovery was made during the service […]

LIBERTY, IND. — A Union County couple were arrested Thursday night on drug possession charges after allegedly being found with methamphetamine. The Union County Sheriff’s Department arrested Darin D. Deilkes, 47, and Erica N. Deilkes, 30, both of the 300 block of Meadow Lane in Liberty. Union County Sheriff Dale Dishmond said in a statement […]

Comments Off on 4 kilos of liquid Methamphetamine intercepted on way from Mexico to Cornelia; Cristian Bustos, 20, of Douglas, arrested

Law enforcement authorities have intercepted a package containing 4 kilograms of liquid methamphetamine on its way from Mexico to Cornelia. The package was delivered to the 1000 block of Joe’s Way Drive in Cornelia, according to the Appalachian Regional Drug Enforcement Office. “The liquid methamphetamine can be converted to approximately 8 pounds of powder methamphetamine,” […]

Comments Off on Methamphetamine-filled syringes found during Rock Hill traffic stop; Kassidy Noel Outen, 21, of Rock Hill, and Wesley Wayne Keefe, 27, of York, arrested

ROCK HILL — Two people were jailed after a traffic stop on Riverview Road, during which officers found three syringes filled with methamphetamine, according to Rock Hill Police. Officers pulled a vehicle over on Riverview Road late Thursday after the driver didn’t use a turn signal. Police discovered the license plate was suspended for cancellation […]

Comments Off on Loralyn Boudreaux, 34, of Thibodaux, drives off in a Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office patrol car after falsely reporting a homicide; Also arrested for Methamphetamine

THIBODAUX, La. — A 34-year-old woman is behind bars Friday after falsely reporting a homicide and then driving off in a deputy’s cruiser. According to the Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office, Thursday afternoon Loralyn Boudreaux, of Thibodaux, approached deputies in the 100 block of Waverly Road while they were on an unrelated call and began screaming […]

Comments Off on Michigan State Police Methamphetamine Enforcement Team SSCENT task force discovers suspected Methamphetamine lab in rural part of Oceana County

OCEANA COUNTY, MI – Another alleged meth lab has been discovered by law enforcement officials in Oceana County. According to the Michigan State Police, members of a multi-jurisdictional task force, known as SSCENT, executed a search warrant on Wednesday, Sept. 23, at a home in the 8900 block of East Newfield Road in Oceana County’s […]

Comments Off on K-9 assists Sumter County sheriff’s deputy in methamphetamine arrest of Brittany Lynne Lewis, 22

A 22-year-old Wildwood woman was arrested early Wednesday morning after a Sumter County sheriff’s K-9 alerted on a vehicle. Brittany Lynne Lewis is facing charges of drug possession and possession of drug equipment after a syringe believed to contain methamphetamine was wedged in the seat of her car, according to an arrest report. Lewis told […]

Comments Off on Nacogdoches woman’s child tested positive for Methamphetamine; Lauren Alexander, 26, arrested

TRINITY, TX (KTRE) – Officers with the Trinity Police Department arrested a 26-year-old Nacogdoches woman Wednesday after her child allegedly tested positive for methamphetamines. Trinity Police Chief Steve Jones said that during the course of an ongoing investigation, they learned Lauren Alexander was using meth. He said her child also tested positive for meth. Alexander […]

WENATCHEE — Authorities say Martin Eugene Hoyer was on the second day of a methamphetamine binge when he decided to kick in a neighbor’s door to rescue her from hallucinatory “Mexicans.” When he did so, the handgun in his waistband discharged, sending a bullet through his lower abdomen and into his scrotum, police said. Hoyer, […]

Comments Off on 51 Grams of Methamphetamine found in Carlin drug bust; Jessica L. Woods, 25, and Corey J. Moen, 23, arrested

CARLIN — Police arrested a Carlin couple after a search warrant resulted in finding 51 grams of methamphetamine. Carlin Police Chief Dennis Fobes said authorities had been watching the couple, and police were finally able to gather enough evidence for probable cause and apply for a search warrant. Corey J. Moen, 23, and Jessica L. […]

Comments Off on 29 Pounds of Methamphetamine found hidden in pickup at the checkpoint near San Onofre

NORTH COUNTY — Border Patrol agents found nearly 30 pounds of crystal meth hidden in a pickup headed north at the checkpoint near San Onofre Wednesday, an official said. A 36-year-old man driving a Ford Ranger stopped at the Interstate 5 checkpoint south of the Orange County line about 4 p.m. and was directed to […]

PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) – As fast as officers seize it, drug traffickers can make more. They’re feeding a growing meth and heroin problem on Portland’s streets. “It’s also referred to as ice. But, often people use the word meth,” Larry Betcher, the program manager for the alcohol and drug treatment center at Providence Health, said. […]

Comments Off on Murder victim Shaun Barker had honey poured on genitals to attract ants, was held in commercial esky; Dispute arose regarding manufacturing of Methamphetamine

A Gold Coast man had honey poured on his genitals to attract ants and was held in a commercial esky where he later died, a Brisbane court has heard. Shaun Barker, 33, had been missing for around four months before his remains were found at Toolara State Forest in the Sunshine Coast hinterland in April […]

Comments Off on Sasha Oster, 35, of Hillsboro, accused of fleeing police with Methamphetamine, 3-year-old child in car

FARGO — A Hillsboro woman is accused of being involved in a police pursuit here Tuesday that ended with officers searching her vehicle and discovering methamphetamines, a weapon and a 3-year-old child inside her vehicle. Sasha Oster, 35, was charged Wednesday in Cass County District Court with one count of possession of methamphetamines and one […]

Comments Off on Methamphetamine Lab in Progress – Bust made by the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office; Tabitha West, 30, Joe Robert Levinson, 25, and Cody W. Randolph, 37, arrested

Three suspects were charged with making methamphetamine while Rutherford County Sheriff’s deputies were searching for burglary suspect earlier this month, a deputy said. Suspects Joe Robert Levinson, 25, Cody W. Randolph, 37, and Tabitha West, 30, all of 4003 Sulphur Springs Road were charged with initiating methamphetamine production, said Deputy James McFerrin of the Active […]

Comments Off on Billy Wise, 45, of St. Augustine, arrested after police say he tried to sell Methamphetamine in the St. Augustine Wal-Mart parking lot

A St. Augustine man was arrested Wednesday after police say he tried to sell methamphetamine to customers at the St. Augustine Wal-Mart. When deputies responded to Wal-Mart just after 4 a.m., the manager told them a man, later identified as Billy Wise, was approaching customers and asking them if they wanted to buy narcotics from […]

Comments Off on Brett Pearson, 18, and Robert Daniel Miller II, 19, of Keizer, sentenced to at least 40 years in prison for mother’s murder; Had been planning murder and using Methamphetamine for weeks

What Brett Pearson and best friend Robert Daniel Miller II did is not in question. They plotted to kill Pearson’s parents, a plan that resulted in his mother’s death and his father being shot multiple times. Why they did it remains unclear, even after the two Keizer teenagers pleaded guilty in a Marion County Courthouse […]