Archive for September, 2017

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Methamphetamine In The News moves to FACEBOOK

Posted: 20th September 2017 by Doc in Uncategorized
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Find expanded coverage of Meth in the news on Facebook!   Here is the link! Methamphetamine – Crystal Meth – Ice   I can post much more meth news there!  

Comments Off on Nichole Christine Mayo, 30, of Wildwood, arrested with Methamphetamine, paraphernalia at TA Travel Center

A 30-year-old Wildwood woman was arrested on charges of possession of methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia after being spotted in a vehicle at TA Travel Center in Wildwood. Nichole Christine Mayo, was spotted Thursday by a deputy with the Sumter County Sheriff’s Office after she attempted to exit a vehicle in the parking  lot. Mayo reentered the vehicle […]

Comments Off on Former housekeeper, 27-year-old Elizabeth Nunez, accused of stealing $80K in cash from Oklahoma City home

OKLAHOMA CITY (KOKH) — An Oklahoma City woman was arrested after police say she stole a large amount of cash from a home she used to clean. Oklahoma City police report that on Sept. 13 they received reports of a burglary at a home in the 2400 block of NW 45 Street. The homeowner stated […]

Comments Off on $3.2M in Methamphetamine seized; 5 arrested in North Georgia

STORY HIGHLIGHTS A traffic stop in North Georgia started the activity, according to a drug task force. A search and a raid on a conversion lab followed. One of the suspects is from metro Atlanta. A North Georgia drug bust dismantled a meth lab and seized more than $3 million worth of crystal methamphetamine, officials […]

Comments Off on Dahlonega traffic stop leads to multi-million dollar Methamphetamine bust – Angel Luis Rivera- Santiago, 42, Victor Rafael Aponte, 30, Valentine Duarte-Vejar, 25, Eleoncio Perez-Pineda, 29, and Jose Mario Duarte-Vejar, 25, arrested

DAHLONEGA, Ga. – Local, state, and federal authorities worked together to bust a multi-million dollar methamphetamine operation. And it all started with a traffic stop. Investigators say they first found 15 kilograms of the drug on Angel Luis Rivera-Santiago and Victor Rafael Aponte after the pair were pulled over. From there, FBI and Lumpkin County officials […]

Drugs and terrorism

Posted: 17th September 2017 by Doc in Uncategorized
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BABE’S EYE VIEW By Babe Romualdez (The Philippine Star) The other day while waiting to see the president in Malacañang, I met Ioan Grillo, author of the bestseller Gangster Warlords: Drug Dollars, Killing Fields and the New Politics of Latin America. He gave me a signed copy of his book and I began to read while waiting. Almost […]

Comments Off on Suburban Adelaide parents, Joshua Anthony Gent, 29, Keira Jane Baker, 28, Patrick Breen, 25, and Stacey Gaffney, 23, facing jail after torturing teenage babysitter over 18 horrifying hours

SADISTIC parents kidnapped their innocent teenage babysitter and subjected her to a horrifying “campaign of terror and torture” because she dobbed in their friend to police. In one of the worst cases of its kind in South Australian history, two “cruel” couples with young children inflicted “severe pain” and “humiliation” on the terrified girl at […]

Comments Off on Montana Attorney General Tim Fox holding press conference on substance abuse landmark report

Montana Attorney General Tim Fox will hold a press conference on Tuesday, September 19 at 11:00 AM to present a landmark report on substance abuse in Montana. The report is part of his office’s Aid Montana: Addressing the Impact of Drugs initiative, and outlines what the state of Montana currently does to address substance abuse. The report is a compilation […]

Comments Off on Bay County Sheriff’s Office: Kenya Williams, who was teaching first grade at Breakfast Point Academy, was keeping Methamphetamine ‘drug house’ in Panama City

Kenya Williams, who teaches first grade at Breakfast Point Academy, was arrested Sept. 8 after BCSO said “numerous people with narcotics related arrest histories, as well as wanted persons, were frequenting” Williams’ residence at 621 Barton Ave. PANAMA CITY — A Panama City Beach elementary school teacher has been arrested after allegedly keeping a “drug […]

Comments Off on Kelsey Jayde Beach, 19, Michael Thomas Randall, 18, and Omar Robert Rosales Hensley, 19, face felony Methamphetamine charges after traffic stop in Pocatello

POCATELLO — Three teens are facing felony meth charges after a traffic stop in Pocatello on Thursday afternoon. Michael Thomas Randall, 18, Kelsey Jayde Beach, 19, and Omar Robert Rosales Hensley, 19, have each been charged with felony possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine). According to the Pocatello Police Department, an officer stopped a vehicle […]

Comments Off on Michelle Lynn Effler, 42, and Joseph Steven Hamrick, 46, charged with trafficking in Methamphetamine after raid on Old Fort house

McDowell County, N.C. (WLOS) — A McDowell County couple has been charged after police say they found methamphetamine during a raid. Michelle Lynn Effler, 42, and Joseph Steven Hamrick, 46, both of Old Fort are both charged with trafficking in methamphetamine and possession with intent to sell and deliver methamphetamine. On Thursday, Aug. 31, sheriff’s deputies […]

Comments Off on David Lee Simmons, 56, of Enid, receives 10-year sentence for Methamphetamine, indecent exposure charges

A 56-year-old Enid man was sentenced to 10 years in prison on charges of indecent exposure and drug possession. David Lee Simmons pleaded no contest Thursday before District Judge Paul Woodward to charges of possession of a controlled dangerous substance, possession of drug paraphernalia and indecent exposure. The indecent exposure charge was amended from a […]

Comments Off on Authorities arrest convicted sex trafficker Jesus Vega Beltran, 33, and his partner Eldmir Eunices Ochoa Gastlum, 24, with 20 pounds of Methamphetamine in Finley

FINLEY, Wash. – Law enforcement seized 20 pounds of methamphetamine in Finley on Thursday. Convicted sex trafficker Jesus Vega Beltran, 33, and his partner Eldmir Eunices Ochoa Gastlum, 24, were arrested for delivery of a controlled substance. They’re suspected of distributing large amounts of meth and heroin throughout eastern Washington. Beltran is a previously deported […]

Comments Off on Heather Marie Wymer, 32, goes to Union County Sheriff’s Office for polygraph test, does Methamphetamine during restroom and smoke break

UNION, S.C. — A woman was arrested after she went to a South Carolina sheriff’s office for a polygraph test and allegedly did meth during a break. Heather Marie Wymer faces charges of possession of meth and a schedule IV controlled substance after she took a bathroom and smoke break during her polygraph exam at the […]

Comments Off on While being booked into Craighead County jail, Angel Denise Cude, 45, of Jonesboro, reveals Methamphetamine pipe in her panties

An Arkansas woman arrested after being found with a methamphetamine pipe told authorities while being booked into jail that she had a second pipe in her panties, according to police. A Jonesboro Police Department report states that Angel Denise Cude, 45, of Jonesboro faces a charge of possession of drug paraphernalia. An officer said he […]

Comments Off on Baldwin County Sheriff searching for Angela Balentine and William Petty for their involvement in Methamphetamine lab explosion and fire

LOXLEY, Ala. (WPMI) — The Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office is on the lookout for two people in connection to a meth fire that happened inside of a home. They are searching for William Petty and Angela Balentine. Officials say it happened on Shell Court just after midnight Wednesday. When firefighters arrived, they noticed ingredients used in […]

Comments Off on Captagon: Radical Islam’s Little-Known ‘Chemical Weapon’

The drug is contributing to horrifying acts of terror, and it is sweeping the Middle East and seeping into Europe Islamic State fighters dub it “chemical courage.” It stimulates the mind and keeps senses alert. When used on the battlefield, it allows soldiers to fight for days without sleeping. It produces euphoria, allowing its users […]

Comments Off on ISIS-linked stimulant Captagon more dangerous than previously thought, scientists say

A banned amphetamine-type stimulant linked to substance abuse in the Middle East and said to be favored by ISIS is more potent than previously thought, scientists said Wednesday. Fenethylline, also known by its brand name Captagon, is a combination of amphetamine, a stimulant, and theophylline, a drug traditionally used to treat respiratory diseases such as asthma. The latter greatly enhances […]

Comments Off on Methamphetamine found inside Captain America doll at Juárez bus terminal

Not Captain America. Mexican federal police recently discovered a pound of crystal methamphetamine inside a Captain America plush doll at the Juárez central bus station, police said Wednesday. A federal police drug-sniffing dog was doing a sweep of the bus station when it alerted officers to a cardboard box that had apparently been abandoned near the restrooms, according […]

Comments Off on Trial of Miguel Angel Davila, 34, for Sexual Assault of Minor Girl in San Angelo Will Revolve Around Methamphetamine and Mother’s Lesbian Relationship

SAN ANGELO, TX — Miguel Angel Davila will stand trial a second time for continuously sexually abusing a minor girl in San Angelo from 2011 to 2014.   The 34-year-old Davila’s first trial ended in a mistrial in May of 2015 when the jury couldn’t reach a unanimous decision.  According to court documents and pretrial […]

Comments Off on Children of Methamphetamine addicts describe guilt and shame

It was a conversation among children that made for grim listening. “I got really depressed, and isolated myself, the drugs took away my brothers’ humanity so they constantly bullied me and abused me and my family. We were so broken…” “Yeah, it was hard for me too, having to live with my dad and step mum […]

Comments Off on Already Jailed Columbus Teen, Rachel Hayward, Charged with Dealing and Possessing Methamphetamine in Dodge County

COLUMBUS, Neb. – A Columbus woman who was sentenced to one year in jail earlier this month on a drug charge, is now accused of dealing meth in Dodge County. 18-year-old Rachel Hayward is charged with felony delivery and felony possession of meth. Court records say on August 23rd, Hayward and Ethan Vesely of Omaha, […]

Comments Off on Major drug trafficking bust nets 55 pounds Methamphetamine, 9 pounds heroin in Portland – Francisco Poncho Alvarez, 48, Ulises Mayares Jr., 24, and Marbello Modesto Guzman arrested

PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) – A three-month investigation into a major drug trafficking operation that was bringing large amounts of meth and heroin into the Portland metro area ended with four arrests, according to police. The Gresham Police Department’s Special Enforcement Team, working with agencies including the DEA and FBI, severed search warrants at multiple locations early […]

Comments Off on Mexican Drug Cartel members tied to Methamphetamine ‘super-lab’ arrested in Dallas

DALLAS – Eight suspects linked to the Jalisco New Generation Cartel in Mexico have been arrested in Dallas on federal drug charges, accused of trafficking methamphetamine and other drugs from a “super-lab” and selling them out of a used car dealership over the last year, authorities announced Wednesday. The suspects are also accused of using homes […]