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Comments Off on Pierce County Jail inmate, Rickey Claude Yandell, 49, charged with possession of Methamphetamine soaked letters

TACOMA, WA – Today the Pierce County Prosecutor’s Office charged Rickey Claude Yandell, 49, with one count of unlawful possession of a controlled substance. Letters sent to him in the mail had been soaked in methamphetamine. “This is a new take on an old problem – smuggling drugs into jail,” said Prosecutor Mark Lindquist. On […]

Comments Off on Tri-Parish Task Force rounds up 12 women and men on Methamphetamine and drug charges; warrants out for 7 more

DESOTO PARISH, La. – The Tri-Parish Drug Task Force has rounded up 12 people on assorted drug charges and the search is on for seven more sought on outstanding arrest warrants, DeSoto Parish Sheriff Rodney Arbuckle said Friday in a news release. The task force is made up of agents from DeSoto, Sabine and Red River […]

Comments Off on Berthold traffic stop finds 11 1/2 pounds of Methamphetamine – David Salazar, 47, Gregorio Capetillo, 24, and Louis Parra Magana, 19, arrested

Police say three men from Washington had a stash of drugs worth half a million dollars in their car when they were pulled over in Berthold on Tuesday night. The seizure of 11.5 pounds of methamphetamine is believed to be one of the largest drug busts in the state’s history, according to Berthold Police Chief […]

Comments Off on Federal and State Police confiscate 52 pounds of Methamphetamine from seven women and men traveling through New Mexico on buses, a train and in a car

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Federal and State Police say they have confiscated 52 pounds of methamphetamine – between $137,000 to $600,000 worth – from seven people traveling through the state on buses, a train and in a car. Drug Enforcement Administration agents and federal prosecutors announced in a news release Friday that on Dec. 28 they […]

Comments Off on Methamphetamine is a growing problem in Indiana

Just like heroin, methamphetamine is not a drug used by many teenagers. Indiana’s meth use among youth is 0.5 percent, which is a slightly lower than youth use of heroin. It’s still a number we need to be concerned about, even one teen using meth is too many. When you open your newspaper every morning, […]

Comments Off on Gay rugby star, Lorenzo Bocchini, 36, jailed over ‘chem sex’ drugs role – including supplying crystal Methamphetamine

Lorenzo Bocchini, 36, was arrested in July after police raided an “Aladdin’s cave” flat rented through AirBnB and discovered more than £180,000 worth of cash and Class A drugs including cocaine, MDMA and crystal meth. His brother Alessandro Bocchini, 45, and Alessandro’s wife Justine Bocchini, 33, are both already in prison for supplying drugs commonly […]

Comments Off on Suspected drug smuggler caught at the Port of Nogales by U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials with Methamphetamine taped to legs, belly

NOGALES, Ariz. – It seems there’s no end to the creative ways smugglers try to bring drugs across the border. U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials this week shared photos of suspects who strapped drugs around their legs and taped them around their stomachs, hoping to get past border checkpoints undetected. Those methods didn’t work so […]

Comments Off on Joe Tombrell Huggins, 59, of Henrietta, used reciprocating saw to sexually assault woman in his home after injecting her with Methamphetamine

A Henrietta man is charged with aggravated assault and aggravated sexual assault in connection with an incident that allegedly happened Dec. 23 at a home in Henrietta. According to a probably cause affidavit: Deputies were called to the 300 block of East Omega Street where a woman reported she had been assaulted.  She said she […]

Comments Off on Gene R. Engberg, 70, and Raymond L. Ross, 55, of Salina, accused of human trafficking, indecent liberties, having sex with 15-year-old girl and giving her Methamphetamine

Two Salina men were arrested Wednesday, accused of aggravated human trafficking and aggravated indecent liberties with a child for having sex with a 15-year-old girl who ran away from Kansas City, Mo., in late December. Raymond L. Ross, 55, and Gene R. Engberg, 70, were taken into custody after police interviewed the girl, who was […]

Comments Off on St. Charles Parish middle school teacher Kristy Ruth Allen, 37, a teacher at R.K. Smith Middle School, accused of running Methamphetamine lab in her home

A St. Charles Parish middle school teacher was arrested Wednesday night after authorities uncovered evidence that she and her husband were running a meth lab at the home they shared with their 7-year-old child, according to Capt. Pat Yoes, a spokesman for Sheriff Greg Champagne. Kristy Ruth Allen, 37, was a teacher at R.K. Smith […]

Comments Off on Julia Haukaas, 29, of Mission, faces charges for dealing Methamphetamine

WINNER — A Mission woman faces charges after being arrested in connection with the distribution of methamphetamine. Julia Haukaas, 29, of Mission, was charged with distributing, possessing and ingesting drugs and driving under the influence after the Winner Police Department allegedly found her in possession of nearly 5 grams of methamphetamine and more than $200 […]

Comments Off on Phoenix parents, Charlotte and Miguel Salgado, ages 37 and 50, arrested after two of their young children test positive for meth

PHOENIX – A Phoenix couple was arrested last week after two of their young children tested positive for methamphetamine. Miguel and Charlotte Salgado, ages 50 and 37, respectively, were taken into police custody Dec. 28. They face five counts each of child abuse. The Arizona Department of Child Safety removed the couple’s three kids from their […]

Comments Off on Jessica Rae Mauldin, 30, of Pinetta, arrested for Methamphetamine

Major David Harper of the Madison County Sheriff’s Office reports that on Saturday, Dec. 31 at 10:15 p.m. DTF Investigator Sgt. Jarrod Lauth conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle driven by Jessica Rae Mauldin, age 30 of Pinetta, for a faulty equipment violation on SE Old County Camp Road. Mauldin is known by Sgt. […]

Comments Off on Teen, Patience Lynn Young, 18, of Florence, Caught With Methamphetamine During Traffic Stop

A Switzerland County teenager faces drug charges following a traffic stop by Indiana State Police early Monday on Madison’s hilltop. Patience Lynn Young, 18, of Florence, faces a Level 6 felony count of possession of methamphetamine and a misdemeanor count of possession of paraphernalia. Prosecutors filed the charges Tuesday in Jefferson Superior Court. Indiana State […]

Comments Off on Cleveland County Sheriff’s Deputy Dustin Smith assaulted at traffic stop – Samantha Hawkins Barrett, 41, and Jeremy Ray Tyson, 40, of Kings Mountain, also arrested for Methamphetamine

KINGS MOUNTAIN — Cleveland County Sheriff’s officers responded to a call Thursday morning concerning a man assaulting a deputy in Kings Mountain. Sheriff’s Deputy Dustin Smith made a traffic stop around 9 a.m. Thursday at the intersection of South Battleground Avenue and Gold Street after he recognized a passenger in a vehicle who was wanted […]

Comments Off on Bobbi Jo Zens, 43, of Conde, burned in apparent Methamphetamine lab explosion

Authorities are investigating a methamphetamine lab explosion in Conde that sent a woman to the hospital with severe burns. Bobbi Jo Zens, 43, was flown to a burn center in Minnesota for her injuries, said Spink County State’s Attorney Vic Fischbach. “It appears that a female individual was manufacturing methamphetamine and it blew up on […]

Comments Off on Vanessa Salas, 21, Mark and Sherry Morr, both 47, and Dustin Morr, 19, charged in drug raid that netted 20 pounds of crystal Methamphetamine, 100 pounds of pot

NOBLE COUNTY, Ind. (WANE) — Formal charges have been filed against four people who were allegedly involved in what Noble County authorities said was perhaps the largest meth bust ever in the state of Indiana. Multiple law enforcement agencies took part in a major investigation in Noble County that culminated in a warrant being served […]

Comments Off on Robert DuPont, 53, of Sanbornton, charged with possession of Methamphetamine after two women found sleeping in storage space

SANBORNTON — Police charged a man who was renting a space in a Bay Road industrial building with possession with intent to sell methamphetamine after following up on a complaint on Tuesday that two women were sleeping there when they shouldn’t have been. Robert DuPont, 53, of Sanbornton is also charged with possession of methamphetamine […]

Comments Off on 2006 Chevy Corvette formerly owned by Methamphetamine dealer, Kylan Harvey, up for auction this weekend

Several vehicles, including a Chevy Corvette are on the auction block this weekend. Caddo District Attorney James Stewart will auction off several vehicles seized during narcotics investigations. The 2006 Corvette was taken this from a suspected methamphetamine dealer. The auction will be held this Saturday, January 7th at the Lawler Auction in Oil City beginning at 10am. […]

Comments Off on Ice Age: See How Methamphetamine is Swamping Southeast Asia

BANGKOK — Homeless children carry bags of glue and crystal meth, Laotian prostitutes smoke ice for intensified sexual pleasure and Burmese sweatshop laborers get high to forget their brutal reality. After traveling around Southeast Asia, Bangkok-based photojournalist Benjamin Haselberger is ready to share his stories on meth addicts in the region at a gallery in […]

Comments Off on Islamic Jihadists Partnering with Mexican Drug Cartels at US-Mexican Border

The US about to reap what the Bush/Clinton/Obama tie-up has sown Judicial Watch cites confidential US and Mexican law enforcement sources for the disturbing report, which builds on earlier JW reports shining light on the jihadists’ exploitation of the porous border policies of US President Barack Hussein Obama. As part of the plan, Islamists have […]

Comments Off on Kaara R. Broesch, 32, and Fredrick U. Rogers, 41, of Evansville, accused of sex crimes against preteen girl

Two people are in jail after being accused of forcing a preteen girl to perform sex acts, filming at least one of the incidents, according to Evansville police. Authorities identified the suspects as Kaara R. Broesch, 32, and Fredrick U. Rogers, 41. both of whom were arrested Tuesday night. They face several preliminary charges including […]

Comments Off on More Oklahomans died from Methamphetamine overdoses in 2015 than prescription drugs

Even though the number of meth labs across Oklahoma continues to shrink, the number of residents dying from the drug continues to grow, state data shows. In 2015, more Oklahomans died from unintentional drug overdoses from methamphetamine — 226 deaths — than any other drug. That’s compared to 154 deaths from meth in 2014. Oklahoma […]

Comments Off on Elizabethtown grandmother, Virginia Hager, 60, arrested for Methamphetamine after her two grandchildren reportedly found in ‘absolutely horrible’ conditions

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) — An Elizabethtown woman has been arrested after police say her two grandchildren were found living in deplorable conditions, amid filth and drugs. According to an arrest report, it happened on Tuesday evening at the home of 60-year-old Virginia Hager in the 900 block of Greenway Drive in Elizabethtown. Elizabethtown Police say […]

Comments Off on Peng Ao Ieong, 50, of Flushing, had Methamphetamine at Econo Lodge motel in Colonie

COLONIE — A 50-year-old woman from Queens, who told police she is a prostitute, was arrested on Dec. 27 in theon Central Avenue where she had 2.9 grams of methamphetamine, town police said. When officers interviewed Peng Ao Ieong of Flushing inside her room, they saw the drug in plain view, Lt. Bob Winn said. […]