Archive for March, 2016

Comments Off on Jennifer L. Tennant, 39, of La Center, accused in child rape case – Allegedly raped 15-year-old boy and gave him Methamphetamine

A La Center woman made a first appearance Tuesday in Clark County Superior Court after allegedly raping a 15-year-old boy and giving him methamphetamine. Jennifer L. Tennant, 39, appeared to face allegations of third-degree child rape and delivering a controlled substance to a minor. The alleged abuse began last summer, court records show. The boy […]

Comments Off on Mother and grandmother, Almesha Dedrick, 21, and Bridgett Jackson, 47, charged after 18-month-old Auburn boy eats Methamphetamine

An Auburn boy is recovering after ingesting methamphetamine. His mother and grandmother face felony charges in the incident. King County prosecutors claim the 18-month-old boy was sickened after swallowing meth while being watched by his grandmother, Bridgett Jackson. The boy’s mother, Almesha Dedrick, has also been charged with criminal mistreatment. Investigators claim the women waited […]

Comments Off on Search of Tilton home finds Methamphetamine drugs for second time in just over a month – Kristine Patten, 44, and Sarah E. Soule, 37, arrested

TILTON – For the second time in just over a month, police say they found illegal drugs at 21 Chestnut St. Police say they seized numerous bindles of heroin and methamphetamine during Tuesday’s raid and arrested the resident, Kristine Patten, 44. Patten was charged with illegal sales of controlled substances and is being held at […]

Comments Off on Ninth Circuit affirms ruling on convicted child sex trafficker – Annette Nakatsuka Basa gave 2 15-year old girls Methamphetamine, forced them to have sex with adult men

THE U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit has affirmed the ruling of the District Court for the NMI against Annette Nakatsuka Basa who was sentenced to 210 months in jail for sex trafficking. Ninth Circuit Judges Susan P. Graber, Jay S. Bybee and Morgan Christen said the enhancement under U.S.S.G. § 2G1.3(b)(4)(A) for […]

Comments Off on 2-year-old found wandering in Lakeland; Leslie Wulff, 48, of Lakeland, blames use of Methamphetamine, alcohol for not noticing boy left

LAKELAND — A 48-year-old woman was arrested Monday night after a she was supposed to be watching was found walking down a road in only a diaper, according to the Polk County Sheriff’s Office. Leslie Wulff, of Lakeland, was formerly married to the father of the boy and still lives with them, acting as a […]

Comments Off on Randi Sanders taken into custody after allegedly being found with Methamphetamine while slumped over the steering wheel of a running vehicle in Tahlequah

After she was found slumped over the steering wheel of a running vehicle early Monday morning, a woman was jailed on a number of drug-related charges, including possession of methamphetamine. Officer Pam Bell said she was patrolling near Water and Keetoowah at around 2:40 a.m. when she spotted a Toyota Tacoma parked in the alley. […]

Comments Off on James F. Sparks, 36, of Clayton – His Methamphetamine lab goes up in flames

State police discovered a meth lab in Clayton after a man cooking the drug accidentally set fire to his detached garage Tuesday night, authorities said. Local fire departments were called at about 6:50 p.m. Tuesday for the report of a garage fire in the 200 block of Downs Chapel Road, Master Cpl. Gary E. Fournier […]

Comments Off on Melissa L. Pask, 36, of Kingston, arrested on Methamphetamine charge

A 36-year-old local woman, who Kingston Police say was caught with a quantity of crystal methamphetamine with an estimated street value of $85,000, is facing charges after an investigation and arrest by the Kingston Police Drug Unit last week. At about 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, March 23, the drug unit arrested Melissa L. Pask on […]

Comments Off on 123 pounds of Methamphetamine seized in Operation Ice Storm in Van Buren County; 18 federal defendants and 20 state defendants arrested

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) – Officials announced on Wednesday that a second round of arrests in a drug trafficking organization have been made. Operation Ice Storm is an investigation into drug trafficking in Van Buren County. The early-morning raid led to arrests of 18 federal defendants and 20 state defendants on charges involving conspiracy to […]

Comments Off on Amy Sue Briscoe, 36, whose body was found in the James River, was wanted in connection with an explosion at Methamphetamine lab in western New York state

A woman whose body was found in the James River on Tuesday was wanted in connection with an explosion at a methamphetamine lab in western New York state, police there said Wednesday. Amy Sue Briscoe, 36, died after she was swept away by the current while wading in the river with a man about 10 […]

Five people were arrested Tuesday on drug-trafficking charges after federal agents served warrants along the Arkansas-Oklahoma border. The yearlong investigation called Operation True Grit netted more than 60 pounds of methamphetamine, said Mike Keene, supervisor of the Fort Smith office of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration. Keene said the methamphetamine came from Mexico, through Texas […]

SHAMOKIN — Flames shot out of the second story of a home at 24 E. Sunbury St. Monday night, endangering a half dozen row homes in an address that was the sight of a inactive methamphetamine lab last week. The three alarm fire, one of two fires within an hour or each other, drew firefighters […]

Comments Off on President Obama commutes life sentence of Oregon Methamphetamine drug dealers, George Michael Gray, now 63, and Christopher Michael Wright, now 42

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. – A man sentenced to life in prison for making and selling methamphetamine in Springfield will be released from prison this summer, one of 61 drug offenders whose sentences President Obama commuted Wednesday. George Michael Gray, now 63, was sentenced to life in prison in July 1995. He will be released July 28, […]

Comments Off on Missoula’s Methamphetamine homes: How a group of University of Montana students discovered Montana’s arbitrary toxicity laws

Kaitlyn Werk had only been in her new house on Cleveland Street for a few days before things got weird. The back door she always locked seemed to open on its own, and the light in the unused storage room was notorious for flipping on when Werk wasn’t looking. Werk, 20, had four roommates, and […]

Comments Off on Austin Police Recover Nearly $45k of Methamphetamine; Bonnie Sutton, 34, Arrested

(ABC 6 News) — A traffic stop resulted in an arrest after police say they discovered nearly one pound of methamphetamine. A police officer stopped 34-year-old Bonnie Sutton for erratic driving around 3:10 Monday morning. Police say they discovered 28.5 grams of meth in the vehicle. During their investigation, police learned that she had a […]

Comments Off on Utah driver, Tabatha Ann Magoon, 37, of Payson, smoked Methamphetamine prior to hitting, killing 8-year-old boy riding a skateboard

A Payson woman has been charged with driving under the influence of drugs when she fatally injured an 8-year-old boy riding a skateboard earlier this month. Tabatha Ann Magoon, 37, was charged Friday in 4th District Court with second-degree felony automobile homicide and class A misdemeanor use of methamphetamine for the death of Kaydon Delroy […]

Comments Off on Justin Harley Goode, 19, of Asheville, charged with rape, delivering Methamphetamine to 15-year-old girl

ASHEVILLE – A 19-year-old man was arrested Monday and charged with raping a 15-year-old in January and delivering a controlled substance to the minor. Justin Harley Goode, 19, of 49 Hidden Acres Drive, is accused of raping a minor on Jan. 29 and delivering methamphetamine to the victim, according to arrest warrants with the Buncombe […]

Comments Off on Sara Harrison, 28 of Minneapolis, and Jamie Tapia-Morrow, 30 of Brooklyn Park, Charged In Morrison County Methamphetamine Bust

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Two women from the Twin Cities are accused of being involved in the possession and sale of methamphetamine in Little Falls, according to charges filed Monday in Morrison County Court. Sara Harrison, 28 of Minneapolis, was charged with one count of second-degree possession of a controlled substance in the case. Jamie Tapia-Morrow, […]

Comments Off on Suspects in Iredell County mobile Methamphetamine lab identified as Samantha Marie Ewart, 18, of Rockwell, and Avery Michael Bostian, 23, of Deepwater Lane

Two people have been charged with possessing precursor chemicals to make methamphetamine, said Iredell Sheriff Darren Campbell. Avery Michael Bostian, 23, of Deepwater Lane and Samantha Marie Ewart, 18, of Rockwell were charged with possession of methamphetamine and possession of methamphetamine precursors. Bond was set at $20,000 for each. Campbell said the charges were the […]

Comments Off on Grand Junction Police Department hosting sexual assault discussion for parents, students – possible links to Methamphetamine, drugs

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo.– Sex, drugs, and alcohol are just a few pressures our young high school and college students face on a regular basis. That’s why Grand Junction Police are inviting parents and their kids to have an open conversation next week. “You see it more now with people bringing in drugs and methamphetamine busts,” […]

Comments Off on Martin P. Bloomberg, 40, charged after Methamphetamine lab found in Grayslake Comfort Suites hotel room

A northwest suburban man is facing several charges after officers busted a meth lab Monday in his room at a north suburban hotel. Martin P. Bloomberg, 40, was charged with possession of meth manufacturing material, possession of meth, aggravated participation of meth production, aggravated meth manufacturing, possession of meth precursor, participation in meth manufacturing, possession […]

Comments Off on $1M in Methamphetamine recovered in record Southern West Virginia busts

An investigation into a multi-state drug ring is believed to have led to the largest-ever single seizure of methamphetamine in Southern West Virginia, according to federal authorities. About 13 pounds of methamphetamine was recovered inside the spare tire of a vehicle parked outside a Huntington hotel on March 18, according to court documents. A source […]

Comments Off on U.S. Border Patrol seizes more than $4.3 million worth of Methamphetamine (140 pounds) at the Falfurrias Checkpoint on U.S. Highway 281 North

FALFURRIAS, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents from the Rio Grande Valley Sector seized more than $4.3 million worth of methamphetamine Friday at the Falfurrias Checkpoint on U.S. Highway 281 North. Agents said a man approached the checkpoint in a commercial moving truck. During an immigration inspection, a Border Patrol K-9 alerted agents to the […]

Comments Off on 32-year-old Naked man on Methamphetamine arrested after running through traffic in Deerfield Township

DEERFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Deputies in Isabella County said they arrested a naked man who was running in and out of traffic and claimed to be on meth at the time. Sheriff’s deputies said several 911 calls were made by drivers who saw the man running through traffic on M-20 Saturday afternoon. Deputies said they […]

Comments Off on Drug trafficker Peter Gardner, 26, from Sydney, who was arrested in China with Tinder date Kalynda Davis is set to learn if he will face death by firing squad for massive 30kg Methamphetamine haul

Sydney man Peter Gardner faces execution in China for drugs The former building worker will soon learn if he will get the death penalty Drug smugglers face the firing squad for more than 50g of heroin or ice Gardner was carrying a massive 30kg of ice in superglued suitcases The 26-year-old told a Chinese court […]