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Officials busted a suspected meth lab near the St. Augustine Outlets Saturday. Deputies said people were cooking meth in a room at the Scottish Inns. St. Johns County investigators pieced through evidence for hours. Customers at the neighboring hotel said they knew something was wrong when they walked along a fence and smelled a nasty […]

Undercover detectives arrested a major supplier of crystal meth in Ascension Parish along with seven other people in a four-month, multiagency investigation that culminated this week, the Sheriff’s Office announced late Friday. The investigation began in November as detectives focused on 27-year-old Christopher Zeringue, of Gonzales, a Sheriff’s Office news release says. Four months later, […]

CEDAR BLUFF, Va. — Three individuals were arrested in the largest “shake and bake” meth bust in Tazewell County history, according to Commonwealth Attorney Michael Dennis. Dennis said Travis David Cook, 30, Eugenia Presley, 49, and Misty Dawn Presley, 27, all of 483 Lyle Street, Cedar Bluff, Va., were arrested on charges of manufacturing methamphetamine […]

SPRINGFIELD – A Truant Officer in Springfield checking on a student who had been absent from class for a long period of time uncovers a meth lab. The officer went to the student’s home on Lagona Avenue on February 1, to speak to the student and her parents, Bridget and Joseph Setty. When the officer […]

ERIE, Pa. — An initial look at a Feb. 4 fire at a west Erie apartment that sent a 3-year-old boy to a hospital with serious burns led fire inspectors to suspect it was set off by a blanket that got too close to a space heater. A closer look by Erie and state police […]

A woman being escorted off a property in the Cypress Creek area led officers to a methamphetamine lab on the premises after she was found to be carrying a syringe loaded with liquid crystal meth and other drugs. Aimee E. Smith, 31, of Murray was charged with possession of a controlled substance with intent; possession […]

MADISON COUNTY — Meth making is on the rise in Madison County and the Madison County Sheriff’s Office says they’re seeing more people using dangerous makeshift labs to quickly produce the substance. Since the beginning of the year, deputies have already had two meth lab busts and they’re still investigating more. “It’s one thing after […]

Police have arrested yet another Chinese national in connection with a methamphetamine smuggling ring that operated out of Phnom Penh’s Sokha hotel until authorities raided the premises earlier this month, while three other suspects have been jailed on charges of manufacturing and trafficking drugs, an official said on Friday. A Vietnamese sex worker who was […]

US Customs and Border Protection agents at a border crossing in Nogales, Arizona, seized 387 pounds of methamphetamine on February 5, the largest meth seizure in the crossing’s history. A tractor-trailer hauling bell peppers that was attempting to cross at the Mariposa Commercial Facility was stopped, and CBP agents pulled 400 packages of meth worth […]

EVERETT, Wash. – The owner of a number of “clean and sober” residential facilities in Snohomish County was arrested this week following an investigation that revealed he was dealing illegal drugs, federal law enforcement officials said Thursday. Timothy Rehberg, 50, of Everett was arrested Tuesday. A search of his main office at I.C. Clean People […]

Police discovered two active meth labs, and another in a “dormant state,” in a Lafayette motel room early Thursday. Just after midnight, Lafayette Police Department’s street crimes unit “conducted an investigation” at Devon Plaza in the 2300 block of North 26th Street, according to an LPD press release. Syringes and spice also were found in […]

When Woodbury police caught up to Katherine Anne King, she had stalled her vehicle and was attempting to pull trees out of the ground in an attempt to move the car out of a heavily wooded ditch. For felony drug charges, King, 37, of Elk River has a date in Washington County District Court on […]

EDMONTON, Ky. (WBKO) – A criminal in Metcalfe County so desperate, he rams into a sheriff’s deputy. That didn’t end a pursuit that took eventually took three different agencies to stop though. “He said let me pull over here in the driveway. I told him no, I need you to get out of the vehicle. […]

A woman living in a Bettendorf commercial building has been arrested on methamphetamine-related charges. Bettendorf police arrested Amber Mai Porter, 39, on Wednesday. She is charged with three counts of possession of meth-making materials, possession of a controlled substance, possession with the intent to deliver and possession of drug paraphernalia. Bettendorf Police Capt. Keith Kimball […]

A Town of Chenango woman was arrested Thursday after a two-month-long investigation into a methamphetamine operation, Broome County drug investigators said. Ann B. Affholder, 50, was arrested after a raid on her home by the Broome County Special Investigations Unit Task Force. Detectives said she was in possession of finished meth and items used in […]

ROGERSVILLE — Two Hawkins County men accused of providing meth to three juveniles last year in Surgoinsville were indicted last week on meth charges and contributing to the delinquency of a minor. Michael James Caldwell, 25, and Kyle Thomas Dishner, 21 were arrested on Aug. 22, 2015 in a vacant residence where Caldwell had allegedly […]

Moving on from Methamphetamine

Posted: 12th February 2016 by Doc in Uncategorized

Eau Claire (WQOW) – Methamphetamine use is at an all-time high in Eau Claire, and local law enforcement say it isn’t always kept in the shadows or the streets, and often affects parents in the community. Kaitlyn Riley has been digging deeper into the issue for over a month, and, in that time, was introduced […]

LAKELAND, Fla. – His cane keeps him steadier on his feet. His medication makes him thirsty. “Excuse me,” he said taking a sip of water during an interview. Rusty Soles of Lakeland celebrates his 75th birthday in May. “Oh, I think it had everything to do with my age,” said Soles. The septuagenarian survived 18 […]

Hundreds of pounds of methamphetamine and kilograms of cocaine are off the streets of North Texas. The FBI worked to seize the drugs along with cash and firearms from an alleged drug trafficking organization. Fifty people are being charged with federal drug distribution conspiracy charges, including 36 people taken into custody after a huge operation […]

Twenty-one young adults and teens were arrested for staging a drug-fueled sex party in Nong Plalai. A force of 30 Chonburi police raided the party at the Peter Pan Resort in the sub-district’s Moo 4 village Feb. 4. The windows of three-bedroom bungalow were covered with black bags to prevent anyone seeing the happenings inside. […]

A battle between the feared Zetas drug cartel and rivals at a prison left 49 people dead in the northeastern Mexican city of Monterrey, authorities said on Thursday, days ahead of a planned visit by Pope Francis to another jail in Mexico’s far north. The incident was one of the worst in a series of […]

Military police in Preah Siha­nouk province arrested a man on Tuesday for allegedly raping a 6-year-old neighbor while her parents were away. Tram Tav, 24, a fisherman living in Sihanoukville’s Buon commune within sight of the girl’s home, was arrested just hours after the victim’s parents filed a complaint with police, according to Var Chanthorn, […]

OGDEN, Utah — A pair fleeing from police in Ogden were involved in a three-vehicle accident Wednesday, and both suspects will be booked into jail after getting treatment at a hospital. According to a press release from the Ogden Police Department, things began around 7 p.m. when police stopped Todd Nelson and his passenger McKael […]

A Gainesville woman charged with drug trafficking remained in the Barrow County Detention Center on Tuesday. Jessica Deon Allen was the driver stopped Feb. 5 after a traffic violation by a Braselton Police officer who recognized her and knew she was driving without a license. The woman, who has several aliases and attempted to give […]

BIXBY — Zorro has had a rough go of it, but thanks to efforts by employees at Horizon Animal Hospital in Bixby, he just might make it. Bixby police dropped off the 6-month-old puppy at the animal hospital late Monday after they found him in a ditch. He had burns to half his body, including […]