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Mexican drug lords corner meth market

Posted: 20th February 2017 by Doc in Uncategorized
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Once the drug of choice for outlaw motorcycle gangs, methamphetamine is now a major moneymaker for Mexican drug cartels. At one time, it was mostly “cooked” locally in seedy motel rooms or trailer parks using over-the-counter cold remedies. Now, law enforcement estimates that about 90 percent of the meth consumed in the United States comes […]

Comments Off on U.S. Attorney’s Office in Binghamton charges Jessica Crandall, 27, and Justin Crandall, 28, of Sidney, in sexual abuse of 17-month-old girl

A Sidney man’s alleged sexual acts against a child were tied to his methamphetamine addiction, prosecutors say, and his wife is also accused of participating in abuses that spanned almost two months. Nearly a week after Justin Crandall, 28, and his wife, Jessica Crandall, 27, were arrested by state police, the U.S. Attorney’s Office in […]

Comments Off on Crystal L. Knapek, 40, of Boise, naked and holding a baby, jumps into traffic, arrested for child endangerment

BOISE, Idaho (KBOI) — Boise Police say a woman was arrested Friday morning when officers determined her child was in danger because she jumped into traffic, while naked and holding onto the baby. The incident was reported around 8:02 a.m. on west State Street and north Arthur Street. Dispatch said the woman, who was later identified […]

Comments Off on Kelly Rumbaugh, 58, a science teacher at Silverland Middle School in Fernley, arrested for alleged Methamphetamine use

FERNLEY, Nev. (KOLO) – A science teacher at Silverland Middle School in Fernley was arrested Feb. 14 by the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office on suspicion of using methamphetamine. Kelly Rumbaugh, 58, posted bond to be released from the Lyon County jail. The investigation into the case is continuing and the sheriff’s office is not releasing […]

Comments Off on Tammy Taylor Fox, 29, of Huntington, Tamera Renee Weekley, 34, and William Franklin Moser, 26, both of Proctorville, charged with child neglect after shooting up Methamphetamine near two year old boy in the vehicle

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) — Three people were arrested after shooting up meth in a vehicle with a two year old child inside. West Virginia State Police say they were called to the parking lot of a church on West Pea Ridge Road in Huntington around 1:30 p.m. Saturday. Troopers found William Moser, Tamara Weekley and […]

Comments Off on Candice Michelle Woodsby, 30, accused of throat punching Union County deputy, possession of Methamphetamine, after chase through woods

UNION, SC (WSPA) – A woman “throat-punched” a Union Co. deputy after she jumped out of his patrol car and led the officer on a foot chase through the woods, according to a report. Deputies were conducting a safety check point on East Main St. at Maybra Ave. on 2/16. The driver of a truck, […]

Comments Off on Vanity Mistich, 25, of Carthage, and Jessica Ann Smith, 29, of Arkansas, arrested on Methamphetamine charges in Cookeville

Two women in separate incidents were arrested on drug charges here last Friday. A Carthage woman was arrested for promotion of methamphetamine manufacture after Cookeville police officers found her with multiple items used to make the drug. And an Arkansas woman stopped for speeding on her way to Pigeon Forge was reportedly under the influence […]

Comments Off on Samuel Swafford Found With 2,218 Grams Of Crystal Methamphetamine At East Ridge Motel 6 on Camp Jordan Parkway; William Hayden Masengale Had 44.5 Grams Of Methamphetamine

Authorities arrested two men outside an East Ridge motel with one having 2,218 grams of meth in a backpack and the other 44.5 grams of meth. Samuel Swafford was the man with the backpack and William Hayden Masengale had the other large amount of meth. Swafford and Lacy Norris are charged with being felons in […]

Comments Off on Iraqi brothers, Hadil, 28, and Haval Kada, 30, sent to jail for supplying Methamphetamine to Albury

When two Iraqi brothers provided $91,700 worth of methamphetamine to an Albury drug dealer in 2015, their contact made a fatal mistake: he tried to sell ice to an undercover police officer. Not only was the Albury dealer arrested, Hadil, 28, and Haval Kada, 30, were also charged with trafficking methamphetamine. The Melbourne-based brothers pleaded guilty and […]

Comments Off on Teacher at Mississauga’s Erin Mills Middle School suspended over assignment instructing kids how to make, inject Methamphetamine

“How do you put on a tourniquet?” That question from a 13-year-old student at Mississauga’s Erin Mills Middle School unfurled a controversy over a grade eight drama assignment. Delight Greenidge’s son asked his mom that question when he got home from school one day last week. Asking her own set of questions, she discovered her […]

Comments Off on Methamphetamine abuse overwhelms law enforcement, courts across Montana, lawmakers told

HELENA – The tentacles of methamphetamine abuse reaching across Montana are choking everything from state agencies struggling to keep up with increased workloads to Indian reservations with even fewer services than the rest of the state. But putting more money and resources into prevention, treatment and keeping the drug from reaching communities can alleviate some of […]

The threat from Sinaloa

Posted: 17th February 2017 by Doc in Uncategorized
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They are being hunted like flies, and all of them are informants because they are giving away locations and contacts, that’s the way that “The Damaso” operate, they go after them and if they find them, it is likely that they will engage in armed combat”, warned a trusted source to ZETA, about the war […]

Comments Off on Adrienne Lowe, 32, of McAndrews, and Gary Newsome, 25, of Kermit, charged after grocery list for Methamphetamine, directions for making it found

KERMIT, WV (WCHS/WVAH) — Court records said a couple is charged after an inactive methamphetamine laboratory was found in an abandoned building in Kermit along with a grocery list of meth items and directions on how to make the drug. Warrants were recently issued charging Adrienne Lowe, 32, of McAndrews, Ky., and Gary Newsome, 25, of […]

A Milledgeville man and woman were arrested while allegedly trying to flush methamphetamine down a toilet during a drug raid. Now Elizabeth Cowart and Jamie Suggs face charges in Baldwin County. That’s according to Wesley Nunn of the Ocmulgee Drug Task Force. He said the pair were caught with six ounces of meth, worth more […]

Comments Off on Misty Dawn Tipton, 28, of Nebo, and William Robert Boyd, 32, of Swannanoa, face Methamphetamine drug charges after search of Old Fort home

MCDOWELL COUNTY, N.C. (WLOS) — Two people have been charged in McDowell County after deputies say they found methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia in their possession. William Robert Boyd, 32, of Swannanoa and Misty Dawn Tipton, 28, of Nebo are charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession with intent to sell and deliver methamphetamine and maintaining a place […]

Comments Off on Dallas woman, 25, tried to carry Methamphetamine, cocaine, and heroin across Mexican border at Eagle Pass in a taxi

A Dallas woman was carrying cocaine, crystal methamphetamine and black-tar heroin when she tried to cross the border from Mexico in South Texas in a taxi last week, authorities say. U.S. Customs and Border Protection inspected a taxi as it crossed into Eagle Pass on Friday, the agency said this week, and a dog indicated that […]

Comments Off on Shawn Lee Radford, 53, of Logan, pleads guilty to asking teen girl for sex – had Methamphetamine with him

A Logan man accused of peeping through the windows into the home of a Logan teen and later soliciting sex from the police officer posing as her pleaded guilty and is scheduled for sentencing in April. Shawn Lee Radford, 53, pleaded guilty to one count each of enticing a minor over internet or text, a […]

Comments Off on Douglas Michael Hess, 57, of Clearfield, high on Methamphetamine, bites woman’s nose and neck, resists arrest

BROCKWAY — A Clearfield man has been jailed after he allegedly beat up a woman who tried to keep him from scraping bugs off of his face with a knife after he did crystal meth. Douglas Michael Hess, 57, 1405 Daisy St., Clearfield is charged by Brockway police with aggravated assault, assault, resisting arrest, and […]

Comments Off on Sex, Methamphetamine with underage boys nets John W. Trent Sr., 54, of Draft, 15 years

STAUNTON – As the judge went down the list of 20 convictions and announced a prison sentence for each one on Thursday, 54-year-old John W. Trent Sr. wept at the defense table as the years began to pile up. A Stuarts Draft man was sentenced Thursday to 15 years in prison for giving drugs to teens, as well as having […]

Comments Off on 23-year-old Contra Costa woman brought Methamphetamine to court – Deputies found two hypodermic needles in her bra and a half-ounce of Methamphetamine hidden in her vagina

MARTINEZ — Contra Costa Sheriff’s deputies arrested a 23-year-old woman who allegedly brought methamphetamine with her to court. The drugs — which amounted to about a half ounce — were found after a strip search, according to a police report. The Feb. 1 arrest was disclosed this week in sheriff’s arrest records. The woman appeared […]

Comments Off on Mother, Tenessa Price, 28, arrested after her 1-year-old baby boy found with Methamphetamine in his system at the Oak Valley Hospital

OAKDALE, Calif. (KCRA) — A mother was arrested Wednesday morning after her 1-year-old son was found to have methamphetamine in his system, the Oakdale Police Department said. Tenessa Price, 28, was taken into custody at the Oak Valley Hospital, police said. Price brought her son to the emergency room because she thought he was having […]

Comments Off on Alabama prison employee, Curtis Andrews, the 64, of Mobile, tried to smuggle Methamphetamine, synthetic pot into William C. Holman Correctional Facility in Atmoree

An Alabama prison employee is under arrest for trying to smuggle drugs into a prison, authorities announced Thursday. Curtis Andrews, the 64-year-old canteen manager – was arrested at William C. Holman Correctional Facility in Atmore where he had worked for 27 years, said Alabama Department of Corrections spokesman Bob Horton. The drugs were discovered during […]

Comments Off on Peter Hernandez, Kevin Dillon and Peter Baldenegro arrested after 4 pounds of Methamphetamine found in central Arkansas

About 4 pounds of methamphetamine was found Wednesday during a drug task force operation in central Arkansas, according to authorities. Three people — Peter Hernandez, Kevin Dillon and Peter Baldenegro — were arrested on charges of trafficking a controlled substance as a result of the investigation, the White County sheriff’s office said in a news […]

Comments Off on Mexican ‘ice’ brings Methamphetamine back to prominence on the streets of Jackson County in a more potent and more addictive form

JACKSON COUNTY – Methamphetamine has reared its ugly head, after being mostly replaced by heroin in local elicit drug trade. Pressure from law enforcement backed by state and federal government legislation made access to cold medicines containing ephedrine and pseudoephedrine difficult to acquire curtailing the prevalence of small labs and cooks. However, the importation of […]

Comments Off on Despite Mexican drug cartel ban on local sales, Juárez Methamphetamine use surges

One addict says it’s 100 times better than heroin or cocaine. He’s talking about the methamphetamine that Mexican cartels provide to U.S. users in huge quantities but have tried to ban in Juárez. Dealers were even warned recently that anyone trafficking in meth locally would be killed in a “cleansing.” Even so, meth use has […]