Archive for December, 2016

Comments Off on Jessy L. Adkisson, 25, of Mason City, faces felony Methamphetamine charge

MASON CITY | A Mason City woman allegedly was in possession of methamphetamine last week with the intent to sell it. Jessy L. Adkisson, 25, was arrested shortly after 11 p.m. on Dec. 22 near the intersection of 15th Street Northeast and North Pennsylvania Avenue. She was waiting there to sell meth to others who […]

Comments Off on Tori Lyn McKinley, 34, of Jerome, flees police, arrested on two warrants and for Methamphetamine

TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) — A Jerome woman wanted on two arrest warrants was picked up by police after short foot chase on Christmas Eve in Twin Falls. At about 9:15 p.m., an officer said he saw a woman walking in the middle of a street in downtown Twin Falls. He attempted to speak with […]

Comments Off on Jessica Parrish, of Mayfield, Calls About Gas Leak, Ends Up Behind Bars for Methamphetamine

MAYFIELD, KY – A call for assistance with a gas leak Thursday morning turned into a drug arrest for a Mayfield woman. The Mayfield Police Department said officers responded shortly after 12:00 am to a home on Oak Cove to assist the fire department with a possible gas leak. The caller, Jessica Parrish, reported a […]

Comments Off on Raven Ferrell charged with possession of 40 grams of Methamphetamine in Jackson

JACKSON, Tenn. — Police say a traffic stop for a faulty brake light led them to over 40 grams of methamphetamine. Raven Ferrell is facing drug charges after the Dec. 21 traffic stop on North Highland Avenue, according to court documents. Police say they Ferrell was the passenger in the vehicle. They say a K-9 […]

Comments Off on $2.5M in alleged Methamphetamine – 129 pounds – seized at the Hidalgo-Reynosa International Bridge, 26-year-old Kansas City woman arrested

HIDALGO — A 26-year-old woman from Kansas City, Missouri, was arrested at the Hidalgo International Bridge after an alleged attempt to evade federal inspection while allegedly concealing $2.5 million in methamphetamine in her vehicle, according to a news release from U.S. Customs and Border Protection. “Our officers are always vigilant and prepared to respond to these […]

Comments Off on Law enforcement recovers cash, half pound of Methamphetamine and arrests Laurie A. Williams, 57, of Longview

Over half a pound of methamphetamine and almost $9,000 were recovered from a Longview residence Tuesday by local law enforcement agencies. The Longview Police Street Crimes Unit, Cowlitz/Wahkiakum Narcotics Task Force and Department of Corrections served a search warrant Tuesday at a residence in the 1300 block of 20th Avenue in Longview, recovering drug paraphernalia […]

Comments Off on Saskatoon Police Chief Clive Weighill sees Methamphetamine addiction as top crime problem

Sskatoon’s police chief says rising meth addictions is leading to an increase in property crime. Chief Clive Weighill made the comments in a year-end interview with 650 CKOM on Dec. 20. “The biggest challenge for the force right now, and going into 2017, is methamphetamine,” he said. “They’re addicted, and they’re turning to crime to […]

Comments Off on Victoria Martens, 10, Who Was Raped and Murdered, While Mother, Michelle Martens, 35, Allegedly Watched, Begged Attackers to Stop

Newly released police interviews in the case of 10-year-old Victoria Martens, who was allegedly raped and murdered while her mother watched, revealed the little girl begged for them to stop. According to court documents obtained by KTLA, Michelle Martens, 35, watched as her daughter was raped and killed by her boyfriend Fabian Gonzales, 31, and […]

Comments Off on Domestic disturbance leads to seizure of more than 100 grams of Methamphetamine, arrest of Kristina Lea Linzy, 37, of Enid

ENID, Okla. — A reported domestic disturbance led to Enid Police Department officers seizing more than 100 grams of methamphetamine Christmas night. Kristina Lea Linzy, 37, was arrested on complaints of domestic battery in the presence of a minor, trafficking in methamphetamine, feloniously pointing a firearm, possession of a firearm after former felony conviction and […]

Two separate incidents involving drugs and child abuse landed Asheville women in jail as the Christmas holiday approached. Sara Marguerite Bollo, 33, of Fletcher was arrested Thursday and charged with three felonies: possession of methamphetamine, possession of drugs at a jail and possession of cocaine, according to arrest warrants. Buncombe County Detention Facility records show she […]

Comments Off on Opinion: Methamphetamine at the heart of Manawatu crime in 2016 – Jono Galuszka looks back at the year that was inside Manawatu’s courtrooms

Methamphetamine. That insidious, mind-warping, one-hell-of-a-trip drug. Spawning nightmares of murder, robbery and insanity in the minds of law-abiding citizens and driving others into downright crazy activity. It also seemed to have a hand in almost every big story to come from Manawatu courts in 2016. It brought together Samuel Culling and the man police believe […]

Comments Off on Valerie Elaine Kollman, 39 of Rome, Found with Methamphetamine Drugs while Shoplifting at Walmart

Valerie Elaine Kollman, 39 of Rome, was found with numerous  drugs, including meth and marijuana, after she was found allegedly trying to steal from the East Rome Wal-Mart. Reports stated that a search of Kollman uncovered not only meth and marijuana, but a schedule II controlled substance. Kollman is charged with theft by shoplifting, possession […]

Comments Off on A husband and wife burning stolen mail found with Methamphetamine, concealed weapon in St. Joseph County

ST. JOSEPH COUNTY, MI — A husband and wife who were found burning allegedly stolen mail on the side of the road were arrested for possession of drugs and a weapon. At 3:15 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 24, St. Joseph County sheriff’s deputies came upon a vehicle parked on the side of Mill Pond Road […]

Comments Off on Possible Methamphetamine lab found in aftermath of fire at the La Mexicana Flea Market in Manatee

MANATEE COUNTY – A possible methamphetamine lab has been found on the site of the abandoned La Mexicana Flea Market in Manatee, according to the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office. While the fire department was investigating the aftermath of the Christmas Eve fire, which destroyed the market at 5715 15th St. E in Manatee County, which […]

Comments Off on Yolanda Gray Hendley, 38, of Mayfield, Faces Kidnapping, Methamphetamine Charges

MAYFIELD, KY – A Graves County woman faces drug and kidnapping charges after an investigation in two states. According to the Graves County Sheriff’s Office, 38-year-old Yolanda Gray Hendley of Mayfield has been the focus of an illegal methamphetamine trafficking case, and drug detectives obtained enough evidence to obtain a warrant for her arrest. After […]

Comments Off on How former Elkhart teacher, Maria Stancati, survived Methamphetamine addiction

SOUTH BEND — If you run into her, you might recognize Maria Stancati’s name, or even her face. Maybe you grew up with her and her twin sister, Michelle Stancati. After all, Maria is a west-side girl. Yet if your memory is jogged just a little, you might recall the source of Maria Stancati’s greatest […]

Comments Off on Cilandak Police arrest Go-Jek customer for allegedly sending crystal Methamphetamine in South Jakarta

Cilandak Police arrested a man who ordered an ojek (motorcycle taxi) through online ride-hailing application Go-Jek to send a package that later was found to allegedly contain crystal methamphetamine, or locally known as sabu-sabu. The case was uncovered when a Go-Jek driver reported the suspicious package to the Fatmawati Police station in South Jakarta on […]

Comments Off on Sarah Mullins of Kentucky, Immediately Arrested After Police Discover Her Children, Ages 8 and 12, Behind Locked Door During Methamphetamine Investigation

A Kentucky woman and her boyfriend are in custody after the woman’s two children were found locked in a small room during a drug bust Tuesday, police say. The Powell County Sheriff’s Office told WLEX News that Sarah Mullins’ children — ages 8 and 12 — were found in a small room, behind a padlocked door, in […]

Comments Off on Yolanda Gray Hendley, 38, of Mayfield, arrested in Tennessee in connection to Methamphetamine trafficking case

GRAVES COUNTY, KY – A Mayfield woman wanted in Graves County in connection to a methamphetamine trafficking case was arrested in Union City, Tennessee. The Graves County Sheriff’s Office says they obtained an arrest warrant for 38-year-old Yolanda Gray Hendley in connection to that case. An order was also obtain to release the children she had […]

Comments Off on Bottoms Up Bar manager, Jesse Kater, 31, and girlfriend, Michelle Cole,26, arrested during Methamphetamine investigation in Decatur

DECATUR – In an update to a story WAND News brought you yesterday, two people have been identified in arrests made at a local bar in connection with methamphetamine manufacturing. Members of the Macon County Sheriff’s Office, Decatur Street Crimes Unit and the Illinois Department of Revenue Liquor Control Commission were conducting a liquor compliance […]

Comments Off on Becker County Jailers allegedly find Methamphetamine, pills in purse belonging to Clarissa Anne Dahren, 45, of Park Rapids

Clarissa Anne Dahren, 45, of 36594 County Road 46, Park Rapids has been charged in Becker County District Court with two felony counts of fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, she was arrested on an outstanding warrant Dec. 18, and during processing at the Becker County Jail, officials allegedly found meth and 13 […]

Comments Off on 12 women and men charged in Lincoln County Methamphetamine and drug sting

LINCOLN COUNTY, N.C. – An undercover drug sting resulted in 12 people being charged in Lincoln County earlier this week. According to the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office, detectives began their operation over six months ago, targeting street-level drug dealers that were trafficking meth and prescription pills. Investigators say that the selling of meth continues to […]

Comments Off on Methamphetamine remains top drug of choice in Iowa

CEDAR RAPIDS — While the number of methamphetamine labs across Iowa has plummeted, Iowans’ appetite for the addictive drug — particularly high purity, ice meth — remains high. “We’ve had a huge influx of ice methamphetamine from the West Coast and from Mexico,” said Dan Stepleton, special agent-in-charge with the Iowa Division of Narcotics Enforcement. […]

Comments Off on Police seize 1.1 million Methamphetamine speed pills in Lampang and Lamphun on two tour buses bound for Bangkok

LAMPANG: More than 1.1 million speed pills have been seized from two Bangkok-bound passenger buses in two separate searches in Lampang and Lamphun. Three bus employees have been detained, but one claimed he acted alone to smuggle the drugs in the two buses belonging to the same company, according to police. In one operation, police […]

Comments Off on Menifee Search Lands Melissa Timothy, 30, and Richard Campos, 36, Behind Bars on Methamphetamine Drugs, Weapons and Domestic Violence Charges

MENIFEE, CA – Two people were arrested this week when authorities conducted a probation search on a Menifee residence. Members of the Menifee Police Department’s Special Enforcement Team responded to a home in the 28000 block of North Port Lane around 2 p.m. for a probation search, said Sgt. Sam Morovich. Deputies contacted 30-year-old Melissa […]