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CITRUS COUNTY, FL (WFLA) – An early morning drug bust at an Inverness house yielded two arrests, according to Citrus Country Sheriff’s Office. Three children were in the house at the time of the arrests. According to the CCSO post on their Facebook page, detectives with the Tactical Impact Unit, Community Crimes Unit, and Patrol […]

FAITH, N.C. — A father said that he is angry at the person who dumped meth-making materials that burned his 6-year-old son. Stephen Pueschel, 6, found a backpack in his yard Thursday. He didn’t realize it contained the precursors of a meth lab. He suffered burns on his eye and face. “He came running towards […]

BILLINGS – A Roundup man with an alleged methamphetamine addiction is accused of raping a teenage girl over the course of several years. Kenneth Wayne Jones, 41, is charged with a felony sex crime for the rape of a girl for two years starting when she was 14. Jones was set to make his initial […]

A parolee and two women face felony charges after police allegedly found methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia during a parole search at a motel room. Misty L. Jones, 29, of Van Buren was arrested on suspicion of felony possession of methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia, as well as on a felony warrant, according to a […]

Two St. Cloud parents face charges after their infant child tested positive for meth, according to court documents filed in Stearns County District Court. James Trebtoske and Jamie Wade face child endangerment charges after their daughter tested positive for meth last November. According to criminal complaints, police had been investigating Trebtoske and Wade since December. […]

COVINGTON – A brother and sister are facing drug and kidnapping charges after woman said they held her against her will in a home in Covington. According to reports, deputies from the Newton County Sheriff’s Office entered a home on Woodfield Road on June 1 with a search warrant. Inside they found three people. One […]

ADA, Okla. — An Ada man was arrested with 2 1/2 pounds of methamphetamine and a 3 1/2 foot long alligator. Branden Ashley Rowell, 34, was arrested this past Thursday by the District 22 Drug Task Force out of Pontotoc County. Rowell is still in jail on a $1 million bond. A court affidavit states […]

After its baseball coach opted to take the Walter White route, Fort Campbell High School, a small school for military children straddling the border of Tennessee and Kentucky, will most likely soon have an opening for head coach of its program. Lance Loeffler, a 41-year-old substitute teacher at Fort Campbell Middle School and head coach […]

A traffic infraction led to the arrest of a Cotton Valley woman who reportedly had a small amount of methamphetamine in her purse. Minden Police Capt. Julie Harmon says the traffic stop was conducted Sunday at the intersection of Homer Road and Highway 531 for proper equipment required. “She was acting nervously, and she advised […]

ATHENS — A woman arrested on a burglary warrant is accused of bringing methamphetamine into the Limestone County Jail when she was booked in Sunday evening, authorities said. Tracey Jean Lamb, 2930 Drake Ave., Huntsville, is charged with third-degree burglary, possession of a controlled substance, second-degree promoting prison contraband and misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia. […]

ROCKLAND, Maine — A 33-year-old Rockland man could face up to life in prison after federal prosecutors say he was involved in drug trafficking with ties to the Mexican Mafia. Derek VanDoren was arrested Tuesday in Rockland by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. He made his initial appearance Wednesday in U.S. District Court in […]

OKLAHOMA CITY —Police said they found 9 pounds of meth in a car thanks to a special team of officers. To put it into perspective, an ounce of meth is about the size of an apple. So 9 pounds looks like about 150 apples. An officer with central Oklahoma metro interdiction team pulled the people […]

Border Patrol agents seized about 50 pounds of methamphetamine Saturday after a vehicle was stopped while attempting to smuggle the drugs into the U.S. through Nogales, officials said. U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Dennis DeConcini Port of Entry stopped the vehicle of a woman identified as a officials said. They began a […]

A 32-year-old San Diego man made an initial appearance in U.S. District Court in Riverside Monday, June 13, in connection with a seizure of about $1.5 million in methamphetamine near Temecula last week, according to a U.S. Attorney’s Office spokesman. The vehicle was stopped just north of the Temecula Border Patrol checkpoint, Thom Mrozek, U.S. […]

The liquid left over from making methamphetamine can be counted toward its weight for criminal charging purposes, an appellate court has ruled. A three-judge panel of the 1st District Court of Appeal issued its unanimous opinion Wednesday in the case of Ryan Wilder. He was convicted on murder and methamphetamine trafficking charges following a February […]

A joint effort between the Chatham -Savannah Counter Narcotics Team and the Effingham County Sheriff’s Office has led to a large methamphetamine bust. Charles Tillman Jr. of Guyton and Courtney Jones of Savannah were arrested  just after 3am on Sunday.  Investigators say the two were found with more than a pound of crystal meth, other […]

An increasing number of street vendors and medical shops in Ho Chi Minh City have been openly selling tools used for smoking crystal meth, as authorities struggle to come up with a permanent solution. According to several users, the kits can be easily purchased from cigarette and drink vendors on the streets or at shops […]

In just four short years, methamphetamine has become the most serious drug problem facing Guelph. “It just took off in 2012,” Detective Constable Kendall Brown, a four year member of the Guelph Police Service drug unit said Thursday. “Because of the nature of the drug, it’s not something you can eradicate,” said Brown during a […]

The total collected has been increased to 494kg, after a GPS device found in a car involved in a chase yesterday took police to sand dunes on 90 Mile Beach. Earlier Superintendent Russell Le Prou said an off-duty cop and Northland police were “buzzing” to have stopped the massive first haul from getting onto the […]

Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries enforcement agents say they got a whole lot more than they expected when investigating a complaint about a man selling frog legs illegally. According to the department, agents received a tip that Kirk Reed, 41, of Basile, had set up a social-media page to sell the legs of wild-caught […]

Four Oaks, N.C. — A man and a woman face multiple charges after police officers found a methamphetamine lab in their car Saturday morning. According to the Four Oaks Police Department, officers stopped driver Amanda Rose Roatti, 20, near the intersection of Keen Road and Brewer Road because they suspected she was impaired. Beside her […]

It was a beautiful May day for a community run and gathering in Rosebud, South Dakota. Kids chased after hundreds of colorful balloons. More than 300 children and community members lolled on the grass, ate barbecue and danced a round dance during this community’s first outdoor festival of the year. The event looked like a […]

A DRIVER allegedly tested positive for methamphetamine after he was caught speeding almost 37 mph above the limit at West Beach, while another was caught drink driving more than four times the limit at Norwood. Police said the driver, a 42-year-old from Seaton, was clocked in a Toyota sedan doing 86 mph in an 50 […]

Police are having a hard time hanging on to their guns: at both state and federal levels police officers and officials in prosecutors’ and attorney generals’ offices have lost nearly 13,000 firearms since 2006. The federal Attorney General’s office reported the disappearance of 1,171 arms, the Federal Police 1,054, and 102 by the Center for […]

Latin American media reports confirmed that there are more than 100 sleeper cells affiliated with the Lebanese Hezbollah in Latin America and that they are spreading in the Triple Frontier; the tri-border between Argentina, Brazil and Paraguay and in other areas on the Venezuelan-Columbian border where drug trafficking thrives. The Triple Frontier is considered one […]