Drug dealing

January 08, 2018 - 9:51 am
SEATTLE (AP) — A yearlong Associated Press analysis found more than a dozen firearms sold by law enforcement agencies in Washington state since 2010 later became evidence in new criminal investigations. Identifying guns sold by law enforcement and matching them to new crimes required extensive...
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December 26, 2017 - 10:37 pm
RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a Southern California couple used a drone to deliver illegal drugs to their customers. Benjamin Baldassarre and Ashley Carroll, of Riverside, were charged Tuesday with possessing controlled substances for sale and child endangerment. It's unclear if they...
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December 20, 2017 - 2:28 pm
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The man known as the "Godfather of Grass" is facing prison time after admitting his involvement in a marijuana operation in Kentucky nearly a decade ago. Federal prosecutors say John Robert Boone pleaded guilty this week to a single count of conspiring to grow and distribute...
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Closed signs are displayed on the front door to a marijuana dispensary along South Federal Boulevard Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in south Denver. Twenty-six legal marijuana businesses were closed by Denver officials Thursday amid a police investigation expected to lead to criminal charges. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
December 14, 2017 - 9:36 pm
DENVER (AP) — Denver authorities shut down 26 legal marijuana businesses Thursday and arrested 12 people suspected of illegal distribution of pot after a yearlong criminal investigation. Potential charges relate to marijuana sales exceeding limits set in state law, police said. Colorado allows...
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November 30, 2017 - 7:14 am
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Four people have been arrested in connection with the October fatal shooting of a teen in the parking lot of a North Carolina amusement park. The StarNews of Wilmington reports that 21-year-old Paris Dimitri Duncan was charged Wednesday with first-degree murder, conspiring...
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November 30, 2017 - 5:59 am
WARNER ROBINS, Ga. (AP) — Two brothers have been arrested on drug distribution intent charges in Georgia. The Telegraph reports that Warner Robins police arrested 36-year-old Joe Lewis Hogues Jr. and 34-year-old Michael Jerome Hogues at their apartment last week. Both have been charged with...
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FILE--This undated file photo provided by the Laramie County Sheriff's office shows Henry Sentner. Sentner, who was convicted in the 1970s killing of a nephew of notorious mob boss Carlo Gambino pleaded not guilty Friday, Nov. 3, 2017, to drug charges in Wyoming. (Laramie County Sheriff's Office via AP, file)
November 03, 2017 - 1:45 pm
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — An 81-year-old man who was convicted in the 1970s killing of a nephew of notorious mob boss Carlo Gambino has pleaded not guilty to drug charges in Wyoming. Henry Sentner of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, entered the written plea through his public defender on Friday in...
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This Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017 photo provided by the Pennington County Sheriff's Office shows one of two bear cubs that escaped from a South Dakota wildlife park investigating Deputy Kylie Kintigh's patrol car in Rapid City, S.D. A man spotted the cubs lollygagging in his neighbor's yard about a block away from the Bear Country USA park. When Deputy Kintigh arrived, the bears seemed more interested in following her around than making a getaway. Park workers eventually arrived to return them to the park. (Kylie Kintigh/Pennington County Sheriff's Office via AP)
October 20, 2017 - 2:34 pm
BROKE? NOPE. MAN SAYS HE'S PENNILESS, BUT DEPUTIES FIND $4K ON HIM COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio defendant who vowed he was penniless and couldn't pay a fine now faces a big one after deputies escorting him from court found he had over $4,000 in his clothes. The Columbus Dispatch reports that 36-...
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October 20, 2017 - 2:06 pm
GREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man has been jailed on charges he sold heroin in the hospital maternity ward room where people were visiting his newborn daughter. Twenty-five-year-old Cody Hulse was arraigned Friday on charges including heroin delivery and endangering the welfare of children...
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October 13, 2017 - 3:04 pm
NORWALK, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man who was caught hiding heroin in a Bible while on parole will spend another six months in jail. The Hour reports 41-year-old Christopher Hayes, of Norwalk, was sentenced Thursday in Norwalk after pleading guilty to possession of narcotics and possession of...
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