Archive for January, 2017

A woman who allegedly tried to run from police Sunday morning was arrested on felony drug charges. Arica Lynn Wallace, 21, was booked for possession of methamphetamine, heroin, marijuana and methadone, as well as interference with a peace officer. Court documents say Casper police officers were sent to a home on South Beech shortly before […]

During an undercover drug deal earlier this month, a Slatington woman apologized to her buyer for being late to their arranged meeting because it took her longer than she expected to make methamphetamine, according to court records. Outside her apartment on Jan. 20, Kelsey Lee Rockel, 23, delivered the meth to the buyer, who was […]

MCDOWELL, N.C. (WLOS) — Two people face drug charges after law enforcement found 12.88 grams of meth and drug paraphernalia while responding to a report of a stolen vehicle. James Robert Hollifield, 36, of Nebo, is charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession with intent to sell and deliver methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia and maintaining a […]

SPRINGFIELD, MISSOURI – Tammy Dickinson, United States Attorney for the Western District of Missouri, announced that a Nevada, Mo., woman pleaded guilty in federal court today to her role in a conspiracy to exchange “food stamps” for methamphetamine or cash. Julie M. Drake, 48, of Nevada, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge M. Douglas Harpool to […]

After nearly two years of proclaiming his innocence, Jeffrey S. Knoble Jr. took the witness stand Monday in his Easton capital murder trial and admitted he was a killer, saying he shot his victim through a pillow after ordering him onto a hotel room bed. To the jury on the final day of testimony, Knoble […]

Methamphetamine was stuffed inside UPS packages with DVRs and camera equipment addressed to a Dayton residence, according to court documents filed in Dayton’s U.S. District Court. Salathiel Goodson, Donald Smith and Donald Jenkins-Mills all face charges for distributing more than 500 mg of meth, according to an affidavit written by a task force officer with […]

A man and woman were charged in local court Tuesday for allegedly working together to bring crystal methamphetamine to an inmate at the Department of Corrections main facility, in Mangilao. Joaquin Cruz Reyes, aka “Kin”, 59, who works for the child support division at the Office of the Attorney General, was charged for possession of […]

Jan. 30 (UPI) — Arnoldo “La Minsa” Rueda-Medina, an accused member of the Sinaloa Cartel-allied La Familia Michoacana cartel, was extradited from Mexico to the United States. Rueda-Medina, 47, is charged with conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute, distribution of methamphetamine and cocaine and conspiracy to launder monetary instruments, the Justice Department’s U.S. Attorney’s […]

CITY, Calif. – Border Patrol agents detained a 19-year-old man from the United States at the Highway 86 checkpoint on Sunday after finding methamphetamine and heroin hidden inside his truck’s stick shift housing compartment. The man pulled up to the checkpoint in a Dodge truck at about 4:40 p.m. He was ordered to the secondary […]

Mexican drug cartel gangs and their surrogates terror is believed to have reached Shelby County Alabama in a Birmingham suburb. Authorities released few details in the case of five men who were found slain in a apartment. They say the men appear to have been bound with duct tape and their throats were slashed. Very […]

Desperate and despondent after losing an Indonesian local election, Abdul Junaidi was the perfect prey for a charismatic cult leader promising great wealth and political success. Lured in with assurances that he would see his money multiply, the sugar cane farmer handed over 200 million rupiah ($15,000) to the sect. But his cash disappeared, his […]

Mathew L. Dombrock, 30 of Tomahawk and Crystal L. Dean, 28 of Tomahawk- appeared in Lincoln County Circuit on January 26 facing charges stemming from a City of Tomahawk incident on January 24, during which officers initially responded to a reported altercation between the two. According to court records, upon further investigation and cooperation from […]

A Catoosa County man who authorities say threatened to kill police if they tried to arrest him is in custody facing federal charges. Wesley Gage Weldon is charged with meth distribution. Authorities said he shot one man in the leg with an assault rifle because he believed he had stolen a large quantity of meth […]

(LINTON) – Linton Police arrested two people Thursday after they discovered they were shipping meth through the mail. According to Linton Police Department press release, officers arrested 54-year-old James D. Welch and 25-year-old Lindsay Anne Staten, both of Linton. Welch is charged with a Level 2 felony of dealing meth and Staten is facing a […]

SULLIVAN CO. – On Jan. 27 around 3:30 p.m. Lt. William Snead conducted a traffic stop on S.R. 159 near Pleasantville. According to a press release issued by Sullivan County Sheriff Clark Cottom, while speaking with the occupants Lt. Snead developed suspicion, which led to an eventual search of the pickup. Found inside the vehicle […]

A man who assaulted a pregnant woman last year was fined $1500 and placed on an intensive supervision order following an appearance in Esperance Magistrates Court in January. Malachai Joseph Humphrey was charged with aggravated common assault in relation to the October 23 incident which happened in Bandy Creek. The court heard Humphrey, who pleaded guilty […]

Sonora, CA – Tuolumne County Sheriff’s officials report the suspect was taken into custody after a traffic stop and she was also found to have heroin, cocaine and marijuana on her. Early Thursday morning on the Highway 108 westbound ramp, a deputy pulled over a Nissan Altima for speeding and a windshield with an obstructed view. […]

Floyd County police arrested a local woman on a felony drug charge following an investigation at her home. According to Floyd County Jail reports: Jessica Lee Ingram, 30, of 405 Strawberry Lane, Lindale, was arrested Friday afternoon at her home and charged with felony possession of methamphetamine and misdemeanor possession and use of drug-related objects. […]

CORUNNA — An Owosso woman pleaded guilty to a number of drug charges Friday in 35th Circuit Court, but took one step toward the Shiawassee County Drug Court program, where she could receive inpatient drug rehabilitation treatment. Alexis Marie Smith, 28, who prosecutors have previously referred to as a “smurf” in a countywide methamphetamine ring […]

HEBER CITY, Utah — A Heber City man is behind bars and facing numerous charges after he allegedly threatened the lives of several family members and tried to kidnap his wife while under the influence of marijuana and methamphetamine. According to information from the Heber City Police Department released Friday, 51-year-old Rodolfo Humberto Acosta was […]

UNION, SC (WSPA) – Union Police say they were called to Arthur Blvd. on 1/26 around 5 p.m. for a report of a woman passed out behind the wheel of a vehicle. Dispatch told officers that the woman was trying to leave. Police identified the woman as Blair Elaine Fox, 29. Officers asked Fox to […]

PORT HURON, Mich. – A 30-year-old Port Huron Township woman was charged Friday after police said she was found in her home , suffering from a drug overdose, with her 2-year-old son. Police said they found Michelle Joly at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at her home in the 400 block of Dove Road. Joly was taken to […]

HORACE, N.D. (KFGO) – A janitor at Horace Elementary School has been fired after a lockdown and the discovery of drugs in the building. Cass County Sheriff’s Dept. Sgt. Tim Briggeman says the custodian has been tied to methamphetamine. He says she’s been interviewed, but not arrested. He calls it an ongoing investigation. The school […]

FERNDALE – A Ferndale man must serve 6½ years in prison for trying to cross the Canadian border to have sex with a preteen girl, a U.S. federal court judge in Seattle ruled Friday. Christopher David Johnston, 40, posted an ad last year on Craigslist’s casual encounters section looking for a “young lady to spoil,” according […]

BEAUFORT, N.C. (WNCT) – Two Carteret County residents are charged after the discovery of a meth lab in Newport as well as their connection to additional labs found in the county over the last six weeks. Deputies and Newport Police officers responded to an address on Roberts Road in Newport on January 17 about possible activities […]