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A woman who allegedly gave her daughter drugs to hide following a traffic stop Friday was charged with felony possession of methamphetamine, aggravated child abuse or neglect, and possession of drug paraphernalia, Trooper Vince Mullins, of the Tennessee Highway Patrol, said in a report. Charged with the offenses was Christina Lee Bradshaw, 36, of 915 […]

A Logan man ran afoul of the law Aug. 28 after he was allegedly found to be in possession of drugs and a stolen car. Trooper S.M. Thompson, with the West Virginia State Police (WVSP), reportedly observed a suspicious vehicle on the side of the road in the Justice Addition area of Logan County. The […]

LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Three people are facing charges after Lafayette Police say they were operating a meth lab from an apartment. Police were called to investigate a chemical odor coming from an apartment at 318 S. 5th St. Monday morning. A maintenance employee for the apartment complex had arrived there to perform work and notified […]

RATCHABURI — Authorities arrested an abbot and two monks for allegedly consuming methamphetamines at a Buddhist temple in Pak Tho district Monday. A team of police and officials from the Ratchaburi Provincial Office of Buddhism raided Wat E-sarn in Moo 6 village of tambon Don Sai in the afternoon. Police said the operation came after […]

BRISTOL, Va. — A raid on a Wood Howell Road residence resulted in the arrests of two people on meth-related charges and the removal of two children from the home last week. The Washington County Sheriff’ Office arrested Christopher Cody Lester, 22, and Melena Ann Blankenship, 25, while acting on a search warrant Thursday night […]

Eleven Iowans are facing charges for working together to sell meth. Starting in the spring of 2013, nine people from Marshalltown, Iowa and two from Waterloo, Iowa, conspired to distribute meth, according to an indictment. According to a statement from the U.S. Attorney’s office, four of the accused, 46-year-old Donita Urban and 48-year-old Brian Swartz […]

MOSES LAKE — A man was arrested in Moses Lake Wednesday night after allegedly assaulting a woman while she was holding a small child. About 6:40 p.m. the Moses Lake Police Department received a domestic violence report at a residence in the 800 block of South Winona Street, according to police records. Police learned that […]

NEW CASTLE, Del. — A New Castle County, Delaware, police officer started to feel ill this weekend while transporting a package that turned out to contain methamphetamine, a report says. A police officer began feeling ill Saturday when he was transporting a package that contained crystal meth, reports say. The incident took place round 1:30 […]

Six children were taken to the hospital early Friday morning after Williamsburg police discovered a methamphetamine lab inside the apartment complex where they were living. Williamsburg police charged Lakin P. Ayers, 23, Darren L. Canada, 26, Krysten M. Stevens, 25, and Steven B. Perkins, 28, all with first-offense manufacture of methamphetamine, first-degree trafficking in a […]

Papillion police say a 25-year-old man was arrested for driving under the influence of meth early Saturday after he flipped his car end-over-end on Highway 370. Police were called just after 2 a.m. for a report of a vehicle driving east in the westbound lanes of Highway 370, said Sgt. Jerry Prazan with the Papillion […]

ST. CLOUD, Minn. — A former Stearns County deputy who once led the department’s Explorer program has been sentenced to two years in prison for violating his terms of release for a sex offense conviction. Forty-five-year-old Phil Meemken had been on probation since June 2012 after pleading guilty to one count of fourth-degree criminal sexual […]

In a remote forest clearing in Mexico’s war-torn Michoacán State, armed and masked men are cooking crystal methamphetamine to be sold by their cartel in the United States. After unloading barrels of chemicals and equipment from military trucks, the night air is soon filled with thick white smoke produced by their crude method of narcotics […]

A woman who police say left her 5-year-old grandson at a Wichita Kohl’s store after an aborted shoplifting attempt has been arrested, according to Sedgwick County Jail booking reports. was arrested Friday in the 1900 block of South Broadway, on suspicion of child abandonment, theft and probation violation, booking reports show. She was booked at […]

A methamphetamine bust yielded nearly a pound of meth at a Woodstock home. Agents with the Cherokee Multi-Agency Narcotics Squad on Thursday arrested Timmy Lane Reed, 54, and Sherri Satterfield, 49, both of Woodstock. They both have been charged with trafficking methamphetamine and possession of marijuana with the intent to distribute. Reed and Satterfield remain […]

An Otis woman faces several criminal charges following a drug investigation in Lincoln City. Lincoln City Police detectives arrested Marissa Anne Baker, 37, on multiple drug charges including distribution of heroin and methamphetamine following an Aug. 28 raid on a residence in southeast Lincoln City. Police entered the home in the 300 block of SE […]

RALEIGH — Information that police disclosed Thursday shows that a man they charged in July with trafficking in methamphetamine had spent six months going back and forth between Raleigh-Durham International Airport and Los Angeles, where he shipped FedEx packages back to himself in Raleigh about every 10 days. The information is in an application that […]

As the dangerous drug ‘ice’ continues to be a threat to our community, the Sunshine Coast Daily’s four-part series with the University of the Sunshine Coast examines the impact of the drug with those who are battling it on the front lines. THE Sunshine Coast’s top medical experts are warning the damage already being done […]

GUELPH — Guelph police and community groups are placing an addictions worker in bail court to help people who have committed crimes related to crystal meth in an attempt to tackle the rising use of the dangerous drug in the city. The pilot program is thanks to a $100,000 provincial grant that takes proceeds from […]

WICKENBURG, AZ (KPHO/KTVK/AP) – Maricopa County Sheriff’s detectives seized about 6 1/2 pounds of methamphetamine off a passenger bus near Wickenburg on Thursday that was headed for Las Vegas. The bus was stopped on U.S. 60 for speeding in an area that is a common corridor for drug traffickers, MCSO spokesman Officer Christopher Hegstrom said. […]

SWAT Team members and Detectives from the Walla Walla Police Department served a search warrant at 1166 W. Elm yesterday around 11:00 a.m. The team was able to take the sole occupant, Johnny Gonzalez, 22, into custody without incident when he came outside as the officers were approaching the home. The search warrant was issued […]

A state review has concluded that the death of a woman held in the Brown County Jail was from a methamphetamine overdose. Investigators have yet to determine how Sara Circle Bear, 24, of Claremont brought the drug into the jail. Her autopsy showed a high level of methamphetamine in her system at the time of […]

LITTLE VALLEY – An 18-year-old Salamanca woman was arrested early Thursday after police found a methamphetamine “lab” in a pavilion on Main Street in Little Valley. Autumn M. White, of Wildwood Avenue, was charged with two drug felonies after she was discovered by a Cattaraugus County sheriff’s deputy at 12:50 a.m. near the end of […]

SUMTER COUNTY, SC — Two people have been charged, and one child is now in protective custody, after an anonymous tip regarding a wanted fugitive led Sumter County deputies to uncover a meth lab at a home in Sumter Thursday morning. Braden Bunch, a sheriff’s office spokesman, said 35-year-old Jamey Koon and 24-year-old Brandi Bone, […]

CEDAR GROVE, WV – Peaceful, quiet, a place to remember and reflect on the loved ones we’ve lost. A cemetery is the last place you’d expect to drug paraphernalia. “Sacred, one neighbor said. “That has a church connected to it, you know? That’s the Lord’s house and I don’t go for that.” Cedar Grove and […]

PANAMA CITY — Arrests have been flooding the courthouse of numerous people suspected of involvement in a wide-reaching narcotics ring, including a woman federal authorities described as Bay County’s main source for methamphetamine, according to arrest reports. Federal agents arrested Melody Ann Andrews, 32, on Monday in connection with the alleged narcotics ring that federal […]