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GALLIA COUNTY, Ohio (WSAZ) — For the second time this week, the Gallia County Sheriff’s Office responded to a call for meth debris. Tuesday evening deputies responded to an abandoned vehicle on SR 160 in Ewington after reports there could be a meth lab in the car. Wednesday, deputies responded to SR 279 after the […]

BOZEMAN, Mont. – There are plenty of families out enjoying the summer weather in Belgrade. Many in the community say they feel safe but things have changed for them as the drug crime rates increase. That increase is leading to other crimes too. “When people want more drugs, they’ll find the money for it in […]

A grand jury has charged an Egegik man with possessing with the intent to distribute methamphetamine, federal prosecutors say. Jason Corey Vincent Alto, 20, was charged with having nearly three pounds of meth on him while traveling on an Alaska state ferry. Alto was en route from Washington to Whittier, Alaska, when authorities contacted him […]

Methamphetamine is cheap, it’s easy to make, and once you’re hooked, you’re often hooked for life. We speak, of course, of methamphetamine. In its ‘crystal’ form, it can be ‘cooked’ up by pretty much anyone, from ingredients which are reasonably easy to obtain. While climate and growing conditions tend to dictate where narcotics like heroin […]

(MITCHELL) – A Williams woman was arrested early this morning after Mitchell Police found her at Mitchell Memorial Park with meth. Police arrested 25-year-old williams%20woman-thumb-250xauto-7258on charges of possession of meth and drug paraphernalia. According to Mitchell Police Chief Steve Blair, an officer was patrolling the park just before 2 a.m. when Weldon walked out from […]

MONTEZUMA, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – A Macon State Prison corrections officer was arrested, accused of trafficking nearly 150 grams of meth. De’Marcus Woolfork is also charged with possession of marijuana with intent to distribute. Officers and deputies with the Macon County Sheriff’s Office seized the drugs from inside Woolfork’s home and car. They also found several […]

TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) – A Twin Falls woman was in court on Monday on three felony charges for delivering methamphetamine and two possession of a controlled substance charges. Marsha Ann Fairbanks, 33, of Twin Falls, was booked in the Twin Falls County Jail on June 17 following three controlled buys of methamphetamine and a […]

FAIRBANKS — A Fairbanks woman accused of stealing an iPad and trying to ditch a bag of methamphetamine outside a police car on Monday is also accused of stealing items from a truck last month. Angela Rae Harman, 41, is charged with two counts of felony second-degree theft and one count of felony fourth-degree drugs […]

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – An Arizona woman is facing federal drug charges in North Dakota. Sarah Fernandez, of Mesa, Arizona, is charged with conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine and use of a communication facility to distribute meth. She has yet to appear in North Dakota to answer the charges. Authorities say Fernandez was arrested after mailing […]

MOULTRIE, GA. — A Colquitt County mother and son were arrested after a search of the East Central Avenue residence turned up suspected methamphetamine and marijuana. Officers also found drug paraphernalia scattered throughout the 2915 E. Central Ave. house, including pipes and a marijuana grinder, said Inv. Randy Rakestraw of the Colquitt County Sheriff’s Office […]

COSHOCTON – A Coshocton County grand jury has handed down felony charges against a father and son from Blissfield who are accused of possessing chemicals for manufacturing methamphetamine on May 31. David James McFadden, 33, is charged with the illegal assembly or possession of chemicals for the manufacture of drugs, a third-degree felony, as is […]

(Valley News Live) – A Minnesota man is in custody after a months-long investigation, where he was caught selling methamphetamine at the Dakota Magic Casino. Jessie James Gruettner is a 32-year-old from Browns Valley, Minnesota. He was arrested on June 15 at the Dakota Magic Casino in Hankinson, North Dakota. Gruettner’s arrest was the result […]

FONTANA >> Deputies seized 4 pounds of methamphetamine early Saturday morning after responding to a shooting call in a Bloomington neighborhood. Shortly before 1:30 a.m., a 911 caller said someone was possibly shot after a drug deal went bad at a home in the 10000 block of Magnolia Avenue, according to a sheriff’s news release. […]

WILLIAMSON COUNTY, Texas (KXAN) — A traffic stop revealed a man was driving with more than 16 pounds of methamphetamines from Austin to Dallas. Guillen Fernando, 45, was arrested by a trooper and now faces charges for possessing a controlled substance. He was initially pulled over on Monday for driving 86 mph in a 75 […]

EVERETT, Wash. — Two men were arrested at the Everett Mall earlier this month for possession of a box filled with meth, cash and apples.             The two pulled into the mall’s parking lot and were in the process of unloading the box, police said. They were attempting to deliver […]

HAMBLEN COUNTY, Tenn. (WVLT) — The Hamblen County Sheriff’s Office busted 24 people as part of what they call the largest local crystal meth undercover operation. The additional 24 arrests bring the total number of crystal meth cases up to 51 cases in 2016, the Hamblen County Sheriff announced. Officials reported that all of the […]

Four people were arrested with 600kg of compressed marijuana hidden in cow dung and 3kg of crystal methamphetamine concealed under fruit in separate raids in Chumphon and Surat Thani provinces on Wednesday. In Chumphon, Jetsada Yodthong, 30, of Si Sa Ket, was apprehended when highway police stopped his pickup truck with no licence plate for […]

Hezbollah, the Lebanese-based, Iranian-backed Shi’ite Muslim terror group, has—in partnership with drug cartels—developed “the most sophisticated money laundering scheme or schemes that we have ever witnessed,” a former top Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) official told members of the U.S. House of Representatives Financial Services Committee. Yet, the June 8, 2016 testimony by previous DEA operations […]

Four individuals are facing multiple charges after police allegedly found them in a motel room along with what appeared to be an explosive device and drug paraphernalia. Angel Foley, 21, of Cawood, Kathy Rice, 32, of Harlan, Amber Stepp, 27, of Cumberland, and Charles Keith, 40, of Harlan, were arrested by Cumberland City Police officers […]

The Idaho Falls Police made two separate felony drug arrests this past weekend. Police arrested 38‐year‐old Chrystal A. Roan Eagle for felony possession of methamphetamine on Thursday. Roan Eagle of Idaho Falls was booked into the Bonneville County Jail. According to reports, Roan Eagle was found in possession of methamphetamine while being treated in the […]

Beatrice police arrested a woman for drug possession after obtaining a photo of her using methamphetamine. Lori A. McAtee, 52, was arrested Saturday evening for possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia. At around 10:30 p.m., Beatrice police received photos of a woman who was smoking methamphetamine in the Traveler’s Lodge, according […]

SAN BERNARIDNO >> A vegetation fire charring several acres and burning five outbuildings to the ground was out but still being investigated early Monday evening, fire officials said. The blaze erupted shortly before 3 p.m. and quickly burned out of control claiming numerous outbuildings, fire officials said. San Bernardino police officers along with firefighters from […]

ADRIAN – A pop bottle suspected of being used to make methamphetamine exploded Saturday in a bottle-return machine at the Adrian Country Market, leading to a small fire and the supermarket being evacuated. There were no reported injuries, but the business closed for the night for cleanup. It reopened Sunday, and the bottle return area […]

NACOGDOCHES — A search during a traffic stop resulted in the seizure of a mobile methamphetamine lab and one arrest. Deputies with the Nacogdoches County Sheriff’s Office stopped a vehicle around 10:30 p.m. Sunday for a defective equipment violation. Deputies observed the driver was very nervous, and deputies became suspicious of illegal activity. Deputies obtained […]

2015 was a record year for violent crime in Rapid City — an astonishing number of homicides, numerous assaults, and many, many robberies. You can find one common factor in some of those cases — meth. Jegeris says, “As a state, we have not done a good job to deter continued illegal drug use.” Putting […]