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HANSEN • Two women who stashed guns and methamphetamine in a hotel safe were arrested in the South Hills after a chase and 40-minute standoff early Monday, police said. The driver, 22-year-old Sinthia Ramirez, of Kimberly is being held without bond in Twin Falls County Jail. Prosecutors are expected to charge her with felony eluding […]

A registered sex offender who injected teen girls with meth at his home in Texarkana, Ark., was sentenced to 25 years at a hearing in Miller County Monday morning. Lonnie Lee Lunsford, 31, pleaded guilty to 40 counts of introduction of a controlled substance into the body of another. He was assessed a 10-year suspended […]

PERU – A recent traffic stop led to the arrest of a Kokomo woman on charges that she was manufacturing meth. Officers of the CLEAN team stopped a pickup truck driven by Jackie Wingard, 56, after learning she was a habitual traffic violator and shouldn’t be driving, police said in a press release. Wingard was […]

MEDFORD, Ore. (KOIN) – Police arrested a man who is accused of luring a minor to engage in sexual conduct. Zachariah J. Carnegie is also charged with one count each of using a child in the display of sexually explicit conduct and unlawful delivery of meth to a minor. In a probable cause statement, police […]

An Armuchee woman was in jail Monday evening without bond after police found a bag of suspected methamphetamine under the driver’s seat of her car, reports stated. According to Floyd County Jail reports: Ann Marie Faith Tant, 23, of 423 Rosedale Road in Armuchee, was arrested at the intersection of Cedar Avenue and East 20th […]

BOSSIER PARISH, La. (Bossier Parish PIO) – Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington says a Haughton woman has been arrested for multiple physical abuse charges on her own mother, as well as various drug charges. Belinda Roberts, 43, of the 100 block of Taylor Road in Haughton, was arrested Jan. 22 and charged with physically abusing her […]

New Tripoli —   A fire in Lehigh County left two firefighters injured and led to the arrest of a New Tripoli man on drug charges, authorities said. William J. Riegel, 32, of New Tripoli was charged with manufacture of a controlled substance and related offenses. State police from the Fogelsville station said they discovered a […]

POLK COUNTY – Four Falls City residents were arrested after a search warrant on Sunday. The search warrant was executed after a Dallas juvenile had seizures after using methamphetamine. On Friday, at about 11:40 p.m., the Dallas Police Department responded to a Dallas address where a 17-year-old male was having seizures after using methamphetamine. It […]

Illegal drug use, particularly the prevalence of methamphetamine, is fueling a rise in violent crime in Rapid City, according to the 2015 crime statistics released Monday by the Rapid City Police Department. Substantial jumps in the numbers of robberies and murders in Rapid City in 2015 can be linked to a corresponding rise in drug […]

In a continued effort to find the drugs responsible for killing two Freeport men this week the Walton County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Division executed a search warrant resulting in the arrest of three individuals Thursday night. For Thera Alise Norris, Christopher Johnson, and Angela Ward 10 o’clock Thursday night came much too early as a […]

HUNTSVILLE — Patience by a Scott County Sheriff’s Department deputy led to the disruption of an alleged methamphetamine trafficking operation last week. Clide Windall Henson, 41, and his girlfriend, Kristy Lynn Davis, 34, were arrested and charged with selling methamphetamine from their home on Glasshouse Road, according to warrants. The couple’s downfall was allegedly selling […]

RANDOLPH — Two Randolph residents were arrested late Friday night for allegedly operating a meth lab out of their apartment, according to a press release issued Saturday morning by the Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Office. Robert A. Richardson, 27, and Nicole L. Hauck, 35, both of 162 Hall St., Apt. 5, were each charged with unlawful […]

(International Falls, MN) — Autopsy results show the 26-year-old Minnesota man, who broke into a convenience store and set it on fire before he died, was drunk and high on meth. The Koochiching County medical examiner reports Colton Tammi died of smoke inhalation. Tammi was inside the convenience store when he called the sheriff’s office […]

FULTON, N.Y. — More than two dozen vessels used to make methamphetamine were found Friday in an Oswego County home, police say. The Oswego County Drug Task Force executed a search warrant at 6 a.m. inside a Fulton home, said Capt. Charles Tonkin, coordinator of the task force. The search for drugs and paraphernalia, according […]

A predawn medical aid call on Friday ended in the arrest of an Odessa woman on drug charges. Officers received a dispatch at 4 a.m. and went to the 4200 block of North Grandview Avenue where they found a woman who reportedly was intoxicated. The call was initially reported as a request for medical aid, […]

Six people were arrested on charges of methamphetamine possession after the Rome-Floyd Metro Task Force raided a Warren Road house on Friday, reports stated. According to Floyd County Jail records: The task force arrested the six people on charges of meth possession and possession of meth with the intent to distribute after they searched the […]

Police say the use of crystal methamphetamine appears to be on the rise in the metro-east. Joe Beliveau, commander of the Metropolitan Enforcement Group of Southwestern Illinois, said, “Yes, it appears while meth labs in the metro-east are on the decline, crystal methamphetamine use is increasing at an alarming rate.” Beliveau said MEGSI agents, working […]

A customer described as having a “meth face” and who bared her breast to a stylist at a westside beauty salon reportedly had her hair cut and dyed then left without paying the $203 bill, Athens-Clarke County police said. The customer presented a problem even before arriving at Arbor Salon & Spa on Mitchell Bridge […]

Shoplifting at a Dollar General Store led to the arrest of two people this week on felony drug charges, the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office said. A third suspect is being sought as an accessory. Richard Stewart Sr., 44, and Jamie Crayton, 30, went to the store in Robert on Tuesday (Jan. 19) where they bought […]

After trying to hide under some blankets, a Mayetta woman escaped through the window of a police car and fled on foot before being tracked down by a dog. On Tuesday, a Jackson County sheriff’s deputy arrived at 8264 156th Lane to arrest Seleena Rae Masquat, 30, on a probation violation. A person who answered […]

MUNCIE – Local authorities didn’t have to go far to make their latest meth-dealing arrest. Randy Lynn Driver, 53, was arrested late Thursday afternoon at the Delaware County Building, where he has been employed as a custodian since 2012. Members of the Muncie Police Department’s narcotics unit said shortly before his arrest, Driver had sold […]

EVERETT — An Everett man accused of raping and murdering a 30-year-old man at halfway house last month allegedly admitted to sexually assaulting others in the past. Snohomish County deputy prosecutor Matt Baldock earlier this month charged Kenny Tate with first-degree murder for the Dec. 2 homicide. Tate, 40, is accused of strangling and beating […]

The owner of a north Columbia business on Friday was charged in federal court with possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute, according to a news release from the office of Tammy Dickinson, U.S. attorney for the Western District of Missouri. Troy C. Lewis, 30, was charged in federal court in Springfield with having 50 […]

The flow of drugs across the Arizona-Mexico border is a constant battle for drug enforcement officials, but, which drugs are bring trafficked into the country are always changing. Right now, those drugs are meth and heroine, according to statistics provided by the Drug Enforcement Administration. In fiscal year 2015, agencies seized almost 6,400 pounds of […]

Nearly $1 million in methamphetamine found hidden in an SUV was seized by Border Patrol agents at a I-19 checkpoint. The seizure was made Thursday after an agent’s drug-sniffing dog alerted to an odor in the rear portion of an SUV, according to a news release. Agents conducted a secondary inspection and found several packages […]