Archive for March, 2017

CLEARFIELD – A DuBois man accused of having sex with an underage teen pleaded guilty Wednesday in Clearfield County Court. Paul Brandon Price, 31, an inmate of the jail, pleaded guilty to two counts of statutory sexual assault, F1; unlawful contact with a minor, F3; corruption of minors, F3; and indecent assault person less than […]

DECATUR — Two women who allegedly fled from an eastside methamphetamine lab as police arrived were apprehended, and each was charged with three felony counts. Police were sent to a house in the 2400 block of East Locust Street the evening of March 21 on the report that it was being used to produce the […]

ANTIGO, Wis. (WSAW)– Three people are in custody and five children were removed from a home south of Antigo after investigators discovered a meth lab in the Town of Rolling. Naomi Kolpack, 28, Fred Kelly, 33, and Jason Kelly 43, are accused of manufacturing meth in a home on Elmhurst Road. Meth is super-stimulant which […]

BUCKHANNON — A Buckhannon woman was arrested for child neglect creating risk of injury after sheriff’s deputies found her allegedly under the influence of meth and wandering outside with her child in cold temperatures. Brandi D. Morris, 30, was carrying her 6-year-old son and screaming excessively loud, prompting a 911 call on Feb. 18. When […]

SARASOTA COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – A North Port woman was shocked with a Taser and bound in her own home as a man that she knew and trusted ransacked her home for nearly eight hours. “I didn’t know he had a drug problem. I didn’t know anything about his past at all,” recalled Mary Corbett. […]

A College Station man has been arrested on human trafficking charges after authorities say he forced a woman into prostitution. According to the Department of Public Safety, Herman Henry Fox, 34, was arrested last week in connection to an August incident where a woman was found outside a College Station hotel. Authorities say a DPS […]

A Lauderdale County woman is jailed because her baby tested positive at birth for methamphetamine, police said.  Taylor Brooks, 22, of Waterloo, was released from the Lauderdale County Detention Center on $5,000 bail. Brooks’ child was born at a private residence and taken to Eliza Coffee Memorial Hospital in Florence, where the baby tested positive […]

MONROE COUNTY, Ga. — The Monroe County Sheriff’s Office is touting the disruption of a major meth ring and the arrest of a drug “queen pin” along with dozens of others. With help from the U.S. Marshals Service and officers from the Georgia Department of Community Supervision, investigators and deputies made the arrests as part […]

SUNBURY — A woman was arrested for possession of methamphetamine after city police discovered a truck parked in the boat launch off of Front Street, police said. Lisa Gebhart, 40, of Witmer Drive, was arrested after Sunbury officer Keifer Bathgate said he was patrolling at the boat launch on March 23 when he saw a […]

BROAD TOP – A Huntingdon County couple is in jail after state police said they discovered a methamphetamine lab in their home. Brian Hughes, 35, and Stephanie Hughes, 33, of Broad Top, have been charged with operating a meth lab, possession with intent to manufacture or deliver methamphetamine and several other drug-related charges. According to […]

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Experts say the prevalence of meth is a growing problem in our community, straining the resources of law enforcement, prevention services, and treatment centers. On Thursday night, those three pillars came together in Sioux Falls to shed more light on the issue and discuss solutions. “I want to clear up some […]

Three Vietnamese nationals believed to be part of a major drugs syndicate have been arrested after Australian Federal Police and Border Force officials seized a 300-kilogram shipment of methamphetamine. The men were arrested on Thursday after trying to gain access to the drugs, which were hidden in metal frames sent from China. When border officials […]

Chivis Martinez for Borderland Beat Edgar Veytia, 47, the attorney general of the Mexican state of Nayarit, has been arrested at the U.S./Mexico border, specifically, at the Cross Border Xpress airport terminal, a transit point that links San Diego to the Tijuana airport. The arrest was made after a filing of charges, derived from  a […]

Montgomery police say a young boy now has severe damage to his brain after being exposed to methamphetamine by his parents. Both the boy’s father, Jody Lane Mothershead, 20, of Montgomery, and his mother, Tobi Flynn Wasden, 26, of Montgomery, were arrested by Montgomery Police Department officers at their home on Wedgewood Avenue in west Montgomery […]

DAYTON —  A city drug task force searching a Springfield Street home on Wednesday found methamphetamine, cocaine and a 15-year-old juvenile who was reported missing in January, according to police.  Dayton police launched an investigation after receiving complaints about a “flop house” — a house where drugs are being distributed and drugs are being used, said Sgt. John […]

(MARTIN CO.) – A French Lick man and a 16-year-old female were arrested early Thursday morning after a Martin County Sheriff’s deputy found meth and a handgun during a traffic stop at the Martin/Lawrence county line on U.S. 50. Deputy Danny Salmon stopped the vehicle after the driver was clocked traveling between 25 and 35 […]

BEMIDJI — A Cass Lake man was charged with a felony Friday after allegedly arranging to meet an undercover officer he believed was a 14-year-old child for sex. According to a criminal complaint, Justin Anthony Littlewolf, 21, was arrested March 23 after he responded to a classified advertisement posted by officers, in which the officer […]

Two Westfield residents have been jailed for allegedly producing methamphetamine in their apartment. Beginning this month based on citizen complaints, the Village of Westfield Police and the Southern Tier Regional Drug Task Force began an investigation into the production of methamphetamine by occupants of an apartment at 63 S. Portage St. in the Village of […]

JEFFERSON, Ga. — Authorities said a man and woman were arrested after methamphetamine and a gun were found in an RV on the side of a road. According to the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office, deputies were on patrol Friday when they spotted an RV partially in a road. Deputies talked with the RV’s owner, Corey […]

Women facing obstacles to addiction help

Posted: 29th March 2017 by Doc in Uncategorized

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – There are not enough drug treatment spaces for women in New York state. That’s what treatment advocates say, far fewer than treatment spaces for men. Alison Pecor’s aunt claims her niece was turned away from a treatment center days before because she wasn’t high enough to be accepted. Pecor is accused […]

MARION COUNTY, IL (KFVS) – A woman was arrested in Marion, Illinois after a search warrant was conducted by the Southern Illinois Enforcement Group and Williamson County SWAT. On Tuesday, March 28 a search warrant was carried out in the 800 block of South Russell Street, Marion, Il. Shaundale J. Johnson, 35, was arrested for delivery of […]

NOGALES, Ariz. (KSAZ) – Officials with Customs and Border Protection announced Monday that officers have seized over 42 pounds of Meth from a border crossing in Nogales. According to a statement, the incident took place on Friday, at the Port of Nogales’ DeConcini Crossing. According to the statement, officers had referred a 35-year-old Mexican man for […]

Police arrested a 25-year-old Buddhist monk at a temple in Bangkok’s Suan Luang district for allegedly pushing methamphetamine pills and crystal meth or “ice” to teenagers around his temple. The Wednesday morning raid on the living quarters of Phra Kitiphoptho, whose layman name is Yutthana Napohpol, at Wat Ton Sai on Soi Onnuj 29, was […]

Two people were charged last weekend with dealing drugs out of a Great Falls hotel. Clinton Ray Denney, 31, and Jamie Madonna Lund, 22, were charged after police reportedly found several grams of methamphetamine and a number of baggies in their hotel room. Denney is charged with criminal possession of dangerous drugs with intent to […]

Jasper Police pulled over a car near Newton Street for driving without headlights or taillights Saturday. Police said when they began talking to driver, Laura Fitch, they believed she was on drugs. Fitch was taken to the hospital for a blood draw where she tested positive for meth, opiates, and other prescription drugs. Fitch is […]