Archive for January, 2016

WPBN/WGTU — A 27-year-old woman is behind bars on drug related charges in Manistee. According to State Sheriffs Chiefs Enforcement Narcotics Team (SSCENT), Kalee Davis was arraigned Friday on charges of operating/maintaining a laboratory involving methamphetamine, possession components of manufacture methamphetamine, manufacture methamphetamine, possession of methamphetamine as well as felony firearm. These charges stem from […]

AUBURNDALE (FOX 13) – The woman who was driving an SUV that hit and nearly killed a 5-year-old girl late last year was high on methamphetamine at the time of the crash, Auburndale police said Friday. Deputy Chief Andy Ray said the bloodwork taken from Regina Shelton following the November 4th accident just came back, […]

WASILLA — A man who showed up to the scene of a fatal Parks Highway car wreck in December and claimed to be a family member of one of the victims was actually using the woman in his prostitution business, authorities allege. An Anchorage grand jury indicted Terry Keehn II, 42, of Wasilla, on seven […]

A Ferndale man was beaten unconscious and found in a pool of blood after police say his older boyfriend got high on crystal meth and badly beat him for refusing sex. “According to the victim, he and the suspect started to engage in sexual activity,” said Ferndale Police Lt. William Wilson. “The victim said no […]

After arresting a 27-year-old man on charges late Thursday night, Caldwell police searched the man’s Caldwell home and ended up arresting his mother, police said. During a traffic stop about 11:15 p.m., Caldwell patrol officers discovered 4.7 grams of methamphetamine, 4.7grams of marijuana, drug paraphernalia, more than $1,000 cash and a handgun in a vehicle […]

A parolee from Mountainburg being investigated in connection with felony rape was arrested Thursday after police say they found drugs during a parole search of his residence. Rex Jones 35, was arrested about 4 p.m. on a felony parole violation and several counts of possession of controlled substances and possession of drug paraphernalia. Among the […]

An anonymous tip received Thursday led troopers to a meth lab and the arrest of two Perry County men. Troopers with the Indiana State Police received an anonymous tip that two men were manufacturing methamphetamine along the river bank near the boat ramp parking lot in Troy. Troopers and members of the Perry County Sheriff’s […]

Two Romans were arrested around 1 a.m. Saturday after police charged them with methamphetamine possession, reports stated. According to Floyd County Jail records: Johnny Cora Baker, 47, of 67 Beard Drive, and Robin Delanae Rodriguez, 29, of 736 Ashland Park Blvd., were additionally charged with misdemeanor possession of drug-related objects when police pulled them over […]

A Caldwell man has been arrested for trafficking of methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia after calling police on himself. On January 28th, 2016 at approximately 9:30 p.m., Canyon County dispatch were contacted by a caller saying that he was being tired of being followed by undercover police. Caldwell Police Officers were concerned due to […]

MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY (KFVS) – Deputies in McCracken County need your help finding a man they say was involved in a meth lab explosion that destroyed a mobile home. According to Sheriff Jon Hayden, deputies were called to the 5500 block of Harris Road near Paducah just before 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 27 for […]

An 18-year-old Hamilton woman has been charged with possession of heroin and methamphetamine after allegedly being caught up in what’s been called the largest heroin bust in Ravalli County’s history. Abriana Anastasia Marie Kukuk appeared this week before Ravalli County Justice Jennifer Ray on two felony counts of criminal possession of dangerous drugs. Kukuk allegedly […]

Recent findings published in The Journal of Pediatrics showed that early adversity in life was a previously unaccounted for, but significant confounding variable in the association between prenatal methamphetamine exposure and behavioral problems. “These findings are consistent with previous work that demonstrated [prenatal methamphetamine exposure (PME)] and early adversity were associated with behavioral and emotional […]

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) – A proposed bill moves further for consideration in the Hoosier state. Under this measure, drug offenders will not be able to buy cold medicine with pseudoephedrine. If they do, it could put them back in trouble. An ingredient that’s commonly found in meth, also found on the labels of many […]

MISSOULA, Mont. – Meth-related crime in Missoula saw a sharp increase in 2015. Drug-related crimes now account for 20 percent of all crimes prosecuted in Missoula County this past year. Officer Eric McClean of the Missoula Police Department’s drug task force enforcement team calls the rise an “epidemic.” NBC Montana spoke with a man who […]

Last September, Owen Michael Hanson, former USC player, known apparently in certain circles as ‘O-Dog’, was detained by FBI agents leaving a Carlsbad area Hyatt golf course.  Hanson, who enjoyed a privileged upbringing in Redondo Beach, Los Angeles, was arrested and indicted for drug conspiracy charges, including the delivery of 5 kilo grams of cocaine and 5 kilograms of […]

COFFEE COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) – A Coffee County, Tennessee woman is charged in the death of her newborn after authorities say she used meth while pregnant. Brittany Evans, 28, was arrested Wednesday on charges of second-degree murder and given a $50,000 bond. She’s accused of using meth during her pregnancy and a short time before […]

FORSYTH COUNTY — A Gainesville woman accused of bringing methamphetamine into the new Forsyth County Jail by smuggling it in her private area has been indicted for the incident. Mallory Faith Starley, 29, faces two counts in Forsyth County Superior Court in connection with her arrest on Sept 18, 2015, according to a bill of […]

DOWAGIAC, MI— A man and a woman, both 19, were arrested here Wednesday, Jan. 27 after the Cass County Drug Enforcement Team detectives searched a home in the 300 block of North Lowe Street and found methamphetamine and marijuana, along with methamphetamine paraphernalia, authorities said. The teens were arrested on charges of possession of methamphetamine […]

Four people were charged following the discovery of methamphetamine manufacturing material in Rome, city police said. Austin Johnson, 26, Chelsey Lapage, 21, Sean McPhilmy, 26, and Stephenie Sherwood, 27, were arrested at the scene, police said. Johnson and Lapage, who reside at lot No. 18B Bariles Trailer Park, were charged with one count of endangering […]

Seven people were arrested in a raid on a meth lab operating in a home in the Delaware County village of Walton on Tuesday, Jan. 26, according to a press release from the Delaware County Sheriff’s Office. Three children were rescued from the scene and were placed into immediate foster care, police say. The Delaware […]

COOLVILLE — On Tuesday, deputies arrested a 41-year-old Coolville woman and found items used to make crystal meth at her home, according to the Athens County Sheriff’s Office. Deputies found methamphetamine, cocaine and a gun at the woman’s home in the 27000 block of Rock Run Road in Athens County. Sheriff Rodney Smith said, “Items […]

The Kimball County Ambulance was called out on the morning of Wednesday, Jan. 20, to assist a woman who had called 911 believing that she was suffering from a diabetic episode. Kati D. Groll of Shelby County, Iowa, made the call to the Kimball County Dispatch at 8:26 a.m. During the phone call to dispatch, […]

MANISTEE, MI – A suspected meth lab in the city of Manistee was dismantled Tuesday by law enforcement officials who arrested a woman on weapon and drug offenses. The suspected methamphetamine production lab was at a home in the 700 block of Ramsdell Street, according to a press release from SSCENT, a multi-jurisdictional task force […]

A Collinsville woman faces four charges spread across two counties in connection with her August arrest for alleged drug possession. According to Caseyville Police Department reports, Angela R. Padgett was pulled over at just after 3 a.m. on Aug. 11 at Parkdale Drive and Bermuda Avenue. Officers said Padgett, 48, of the 3200 block of […]

The Fort Smith Police Department is investigating a complaint from a Little Rock man, who claimed a Fort Smith man tried to kill him. Police were dispatched to Grand Avenue to speak with a man who was on the phone with emergency dispatchers and told them that he left Timberline Apartments, where Joseph Thomas, 31, […]