Archive for May, 2017

DRAKESBORO, Ky. (5/26/17) — Two people were charged with drug possession at Gregory Lake Campground today. Officers including those from the Pennyrile Narcotics Task Force made a search at Lot 24 around noon at Gregory Lake along with a Probation and Parole officer. Authorities located a baggie of what appeared to be methamphetamine and a […]

The call woke Kevin Schultz at 6:15 a.m. on May 6. It was a sheriff’s deputy. He’d picked up Schultz’s 17-year-old adopted daughter Vanessa during a traffic stop near Nine Mile Falls. She had been riding with an older man known to be a “heavy meth user.” Kevin and his wife, Rochelle, rushed to meet […]

MOUNT HOLLY >> A Burlington County couple has been arrested on first-degree human trafficking charges accusing them of forcing a 17-year-old girl to engage in prostitution at area motels. Christopher K. White, 19, of Eastampton, and Adria Regn, 27, of Mount Holly, could be locked up for 20 years to life in state prison if […]

Nathan Lehman had a long history of domestic assaults against his parents, yet he was ordered to live with them after he was recently released from a civil commitment for mental illness. That requirement may have cost Robert and Debra Lehman their lives this week, as their son stabbed each of them more than 20 […]

Morgan City Police arrested a local woman and booked her with drug charges. Shantel Flores, 40, was booked with possession with intent to distribute meth, possession with intent to distribute Clonazepam, illegal carrying of a weapon in the presence of drugs, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of drugs in a drug-free zone, no turn signal […]

BAD AXE — The homeowner of a house police report is the scene of meth lab says it is not a day care facility. And the address, 316 Whitelam St., is not registered as a licensed day care facility. However, neighbors told police the home — which sits behind a slew of children’s play equipment […]

The highway patrol reports numerous charges are pending against a woman from the Tina community after she was arrested during a traffic stop in Carroll County Thursday night. An online arrest report indicates 43-year-old Elizabeth Colliver was taken to the Ray County Detention Center pending the formal filing of charges. The highway patrol has accused […]

SALT LAKE CITY — Two separate drug investigations that eventually became one have culminated in the federal indictments of 24 people and the seizure of 41 pounds of meth. The U.S. Attorney’s Office joined other local, state and federal agencies on Friday — including several police chiefs from across Salt Lake County — to announce […]

COLUMBUS (WSYX/WTTE) — A couple has been indicted on multiple drug charges Friday and accused of transporting 19 pounds of methamphetamine in their truck. Franklin County Prosecutor Ron O’Brien said the couple had the drugs and $72,000 on them. Jesus Bojorquez-Mendez and Zulema Rodriquez-Torres are being charged with aggravated drug trafficking and aggravated possession of drugs. […]

MORRISTOWN (WATE) – Another member of the “Chicken Head Mafia” is heading to prison for conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine. Joel “Jose” Hosea Beasley, 37, was sentenced to 25 years in federal prison for methamphetamine conspiracy and firearm charges. The United States Department of Justice said Joel Beasley sold methamphetamine to a person cooperating with law enforcement five times […]

A woman from Alberta, Canada was lured to Pickens County, held hostage and forced to commit sex acts, according to the sheriff’s office. Deputies say the woman was held hostage for several days. Sheriff Rick Clark it involved a “deceptive internet scheme, multiple sex acts by force and the courageous actions taken by the victim […]

A Cape Girardeau woman faces drug trafficking charges after officers stopped her for littering and found she was delivering a large amount of methamphetamine Wednesday, police said. The Cape Girardeau County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office charged Lauren M. Story, 30, with second-degree drug trafficking. Police stopped a vehicle going east in the 3200 block of Missouri […]

ST. CHARLES COUNTY (KMOV.com) – A mother is being charged after allegedly making methamphetamine inside her home with her 8-year-old daughter in the house. Shelby Boschert, 34, is being charged with Manufacturing a Controlled Substance, as well as Endangering the Welfare of a Child. Boschert remains in custody. Her bail has been set at $35,000. Police […]

VANCOUVER, Wash. (KOIN) — A fire at the so-called Meth Mansion destroyed outbuildings in a Vancouver neighborhood Thursday morning across the street from a middle school. The house in the 6100 block of NE 112th, known by neighbors as Meth Mansion, is directly across from Covington Middle School. Fire crews arrived around 3:15 a.m. and […]

Sequatchie County, Tenn. — Police in Dunlap went on a ’round-up’ for people indicted in court last week. Officials with the police department say most of the indictments and arrests were drug related; however, one man who was arrested in the round-ups is charged with aggravated rape. According to officers, Zachary Higgins, who was arrested on […]

A Beulah woman has been arrested on multiple felony drug charges after the death of a man in her residence raised suspicions. A search warrant was issued last week for the residence of Glenys Thomas – part of a push to eradicate drugs in the county, says Sheriff Jeff Hodge. “I’m putting a big emphasis […]

Methamphetamine Survivors Help Others

Posted: 26th May 2017 by Doc in Uncategorized

AU CLAIRE COUNTY, Wis. (WEAU) — “I have struggled with drug addiction for about 20 years. So, I started using when I was 13, and found recovery about two years ago,” said Sarah Ferber. “I didn’t really get in trouble until a year and a half ago, and it was the height of my addiction […]

Like any large corporation that responds to a sagging line of revenue, the Mexican cartels who control the border have replaced a decline in human smuggling with an increase in drug smuggling. “They need to make their profits somewhere,” says Border Patrol Agent Marlene Castro, overlooking the Rio Grande in South Texas. “They were making […]

INMAN, S.C. (WSPA) – A man was arrested after police say he walked down South Main Street in Inman without wearing any clothes. Marcus Dean Wooten, 21, from Landrum is charged with indecent exposure by the Inman Police Department after he was arrested early Wednesday morning. Wooten was first found by Spartanburg County Sheriff’s Office […]

SPARTANBURG Co., SC (WSPA) – A woman already on probation for child neglect is charged again after admitting to smoking meth while children slept, according to an incident report. Spartanburg County deputies responded to a call in the 200 block of Serene Valley Drive in Cowpens on Tuesday. Deputies found 27-year-old Brittany Purvis bleeding from her arm. […]

A Hope woman was arrested on multiple drug-related charges after Columbus police stopped her for an equipment violation while she was riding a bicycle. Columbus police officer Skylar Berry stopped Lacey N. Hoeltke, 35, of 10950 N. County Road 700E, near Pennsylvania and 19th streets in Columbus at 4:40 a.m. Wednesday after he saw her […]

A man traveling from Mexico through South Mississippi was arrested by the FBI on Monday and charged with conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute methamphetamine. Just before 9 a.m. on May 22, 2017, officers with the South Mississippi Metro Enforcement Team observed a truck towing a utility trailer driving carelessly on Interstate 10 in […]

The results of the latest Global Drug Survey (GDS) are in, and they’ve revealed the most dangerous substance in the world. According to the data published Wednesday, the most dangerous drug is methamphetamine/amphetamine, with synthetic cannabis and MDMA/ecstasy trailing close behind. Danger, in this case, refers to the chances that a person will seek emergency […]

A 12-year-old child is currently being detained after Lashio police found a large amount of stimulant tablets in his backpack. According to The Voice, the arrest happened around 9pm on Monday night. Police were tipped off about the drugs and waited on the outskirts of Lashio. Upon stopping a motorcycle that was coming in from […]

PALM SPRINGS, Fla. – A Florida man is facing charges that he nearly beat to death a dog named Elizabeth Taylor, according to an arrest report. Jason Robert Snead, 40, is facing charges of animal cruelty, possessing a controlled substance without a prescription and possession of drug equipment and is being held in the Palm Beach […]