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Comments Off on Knox Central High School teacher, Joshua Kyle Ramsey, 29, of Pineville, among five arrested in Middlesboro Methamphetamine drug bust

Middlesboro Police Officer Jeremiah Johnson conducted a traffic stop Sunday, February 26 on 20 year old Linda Owens of Middlesboro. According to the citation, the stop occurred at Exeter Avenue and 29th street when Johnson observed Owens operating a silver/gold Nissan Altima over the speed limit. The citation further states that once stopped, Officer Johnson […]

Are women increasingly at risk of addiction?

Posted: 27th February 2017 by Doc in Uncategorized
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Last year, American novelist Joyce Maynard faced a harsh realization: Her habit of reaching for a glass of wine whenever she felt stressed had crossed the line into an addiction. “It kind of crept up on me,” said Maynard, 63, whose novel about a single mother with a wine dependence, “Under the Influence,” came out […]

Comments Off on Children are innocent victims of skyrocketing Methamphetamine crisis – a problem a north side Eau Claire school knows well

They were eight children, all 12 or younger, each of them students at Longfellow Elementary School. They lived on Eau Claire’s north side, in one of the city’s poorest neighborhoods, a hardscrabble mix of homes and a few small businesses bordering Birch Street. Between mid-December to early January, each of those kids was removed from […]

The boy’s track team at Corbin High School saw more than a beautiful day Friday morning when a woman stripped off her clothes and ran with them, police said. “She pulled off all her clothes, went across the chain link fence, and then got into the track area with the boys and was running around […]

Comments Off on Lincoln Police Department officials advise not to bring Methamphetamine and syringes to the police station when retrieving belongings

LINCOLN, CA (WCMH) — After getting arrested, most people would play it safe when retrieving items that were taken during the arrest. However, that’s not the case for one couple from Lincoln, California. According to the Lincoln Police Department, the couple showed up in a car with no license plates and the suspect’s boyfriend allegedly […]

Comments Off on Gail Patricia Bennett, 34, of Rome, charged with possession of Methamphetamine

A Rome woman remained in jail Friday without bond after being accused of having methamphetamine. According to Floyd County Jail reports: Gail Patricia Bennett, 34, of 411B Woodward St., was arrested Friday at 12:34 p.m. after police found methamphetamine in a plastic bag and two glass pipes in her possession. She told police she had […]

Comments Off on Brittni Ann Zenner, 18, Tamara Dawn Mendoza, 26, Ciera Nicole Mendoza, 21, Tiffany Kaye Reyna, 34, of Hawick, and Joshua Diaz, 35, charged in connection with Methamphetamine found following Willmar high-speed chase

WILLMAR — After a Blomkest 17-year-old allegedly led law enforcement on a high-speed chase Tuesday in Willmar, he bolted into a home. Law enforcement followed. Inside, they say, they saw methamphetamine and paraphernalia in plain view. Six people, including a 17-year-old, were inside the home in three different rooms. An infant child was also in […]

Comments Off on Jessica Lorine Stump, 33, of Muncie, brought Methamphetamine, syringes, to IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital

MUNCIE, Ind. – IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital police allege a Muncie woman brought methamphetamine and three syringes with her when she was being admitted to the hospital. Jessica Lorine Stump, 33, of the 5100 block of North Broadway, was arrested Feb. 15 on preliminarily charges of possession of meth and unlawful possession of a […]

Comments Off on Elisha Resler, 36, of North Platte, arrested at the Fairfield Inn for Methamphetamine and drugs

A North Platte woman was arrested Thursday after police searched a local hotel room. On Thursday afternoon, North Platte police received information that an individual with active warrants was staying at the Fairfield Inn. Investigator John Deal said officers found the man in a vehicle in the parking lot, and he was taken into custody […]

Comments Off on Woman who was with Hesston mass shooter, Cedric Ford, 38, describes his Methamphetamine and alcohol-addled last days and hours

A Wichita woman had one of the last, most intimate views of what life was like for Cedric Ford, the mass shooter that upended the lives of so many. She describes a man who told her he was depressed, who drank alcohol and snorted meth to the point that he sometimes had to stay in […]

Comments Off on Melissa Renee Wallace, 35, of Tatum, found with 34 grams of Methamphetamine

A Tatum woman has been arrested after the Rusk County Sheriff’s Office and Tatum police said they found 34 grams of methamphetamine, guns, money and drug paraphernalia in her hotel room. Melissa Renee Wallace, 35, was held Friday in the Rusk County Jail on $100,000 bond, charged with manufacture or delivery of a controlled substance […]

Comments Off on Kristin Renee Ward, of Bartlesville, Arrested for Methamphetamine

A Bartlesville Woman is in the Washington County Jail for resisting an officer and being in possession of a controlled dangerous substance. Kristin Renee Ward had a warrant out for her arrest when she was spotted entering Wal-Mart. An officer approached her an began asking her what her name was, but ward refused to give […]

Comments Off on Former Methamphetamine addict, Lauralise Hodges, 45, serves as program director at The Harbor Home

CONWAY — Lauralise Hodges said she understands the struggles women in The Harbor Home are going through, even though she no longer has a desire to use meth. Hodges, 45, is program director for the residential facility for women with substance-abuse problems. Classrooms have been converted to bedrooms for 10 women in The Harbor church […]

Comments Off on R30-million crystal Methamphetamine seized at OR Tambo Airport in South Africa

The pungent smell of imported dried fish in a storage shed at OR Tambo International Airport bothered airport staff so much it led to the discovery of 100 kg of crystal meth worth about R30-million hidden in the cargo unloading area. SARS spokesman Sandile Memela said staff members were overwhelmed by the unpleasant odor and […]

Comments Off on Jason Young, 29, of Hodgenville, accused of smoking Methamphetamine with two teenage girls

A Hodgenville man is facing charges after an investigation revealed he’d allegedly smoked crystal meth with two teenage girls on more than one occasion. A criminal complaint filed Wednesday in Nelson District Court indicates that, while conducting an investigation, officers were told by one of the teenage girls that she had been texting a man […]

Comments Off on Alleged Southern Brotherhood gang member, Welford Levi “Pork Chop” McCarty, got life for murder in Greene County, but he’s accused in another slaying

Alleged gang member Welford Levi “Pork Chop” McCarty lost his freedom last week when he received a life sentence plus three years for the March 2013 shooting death and dismemberment of a man he thought was a snitch in Greene County. But McCarty could face an even stiffer prison sentence if he goes to trial […]

Comments Off on Sara M. Rogers, 30, of Monroe, booked on Methamphetamine possession, having drugs near children

Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s deputies arrested a Monroe woman on several drug charges last week after stopping the suspect’s automobile for an expired license plate. The driver, who was identified as Sara M. Rogers, 30, of 308 80th St., Monroe, shoved an object into her pants, according to the Feb. 15 arrest report. When asked about […]

Comments Off on Belfast man allegedly raped pregnant partner and shaved her hair off after crystal Methamphetamine binge

Prosecutors claimed he also split open her eye and tried to glue the wound shut while on a three-day crystal meth drugs binge. Details emerged as the 30-year-old accused, who cannot be named for legal reasons, mounted an application for bail. He denies four counts of rape and two charges of assault occasioning actual bodily […]

Comments Off on Melissa Shonsky, 38, and Robert Petrofske, 38, of Pulaski, charged after raid of alleged Methamphetamine lab

Two Pulaski Township residents were arrested Friday after police raided a suspected methamphetamine production in a mobile home park. Pulaski Township police have filed multiple drug-related and endangering-the-welfare-of children charges against Robert Petrofske, 38, and Melissa Shonsky, 38, both of 160 Redwood Circle, in connection with the alleged operation, which police say took place inside […]

Comments Off on Eleven alleged conspirators indicted in $4 million Tulsa Methamphetamine, heroin, trafficking ring

Eleven people have been indicted on allegations they sold more than $4 million worth of heroin and methamphetamine from three Tulsa properties, including two car lots. Those charged in the indictment are Raymundo Cano-Flores, Victor Bautista, Jonathan Jaimes-Gutierrez, Rosty Israel Cano-Flores, Evelyn Cano, Sergio Yovani Lagarde, Uriel Torres, Pablo Padilla, Juan Sanchez, German Maldonado and […]

Comments Off on William Millron Sr., 45, leads authorities on high speed chase that ended in crash in Findlay – mobile Methamphetamine lab found in vehicle

FINDLAY, OH (WTOL) – A mobile meth lab led authorities on a high-speed chase Thursday that ended in a crash in downtown Findlay. According to the US Marshals Service, William Millron Sr., 45, had several outstanding warrants. According to the Findlay Courier, the chase started in Wood County and traveled through Fostoria. The US Marshals said when the […]

Comments Off on 13-pound Methamphetamine bust on I-84 near Mosier – Edgar Vidal Nuno Naranjo, 28, from Rosarito, and Oscar Arnulfo Fuller Leyva, 24, from Tijuana, arrested

A Monday traffic stop on Interstate 84 near Mosier yielded 13 pounds of methamphetamine, authorities say. Two men from Mexico were arrested after police found four large packages of methamphetamine in a cardboard box inside the car. The seized drugs carried a street value of about half a million dollars. The driver, 28-year-old Edgar Vidal […]

Comments Off on Methamphetamine lab found in Charles City backpack

CHARLES CITY — Police in Charles City are searching for the owner of a backpack containing items used to make methamphetamine. A resident spotted the abandoned backpack and called police about 4:30 p.m. Wednesday. Police Chief Hugh Anderson said it was off the Charley Western trail in a wooded area behind Charles Street. It contained […]

Comments Off on Moniteau County Sheriff Tony Wheatley says Methamphetamine use in rural counties in Missouri ‘as high as it’s ever been’

ABC 17 News is digging in to the drug problem in rural Mid-Missouri after 10 people are arrested in connection to drugs in Moniteau County. “Meth use has always been high, especially in rural counties…it’s spiked again and now it’s as high as it’s ever been,” Sheriff Tony Wheatley told ABC 17 News. In fact, […]

Comments Off on Heightened Methamphetamine epidemic in rural Nebraska

In a 2012 national survey on drug use and health about 1.2 million people reported using methamphetamine in the past year. “It doesn’t get any better it gets worse all the time.” We’re talking about the meth problem in North Platte. Over the past 15 years methamphetamine has taken a hold on our community. “Once […]