Trump-shaped ecstasy pills found during Indiana drug bust

MIAMI COUNTY, Ind. – Authorities seized orange ecstasy pills shaped like President Trump’s head during a large drug bust in Indiana, police announced Friday. Indiana State Police said 129 people were arrested over the course of the operation, which was dubbed “Blue Anvil.” Nine different departments in north central Indiana teamed up for six days to make the arrests, targeting drug trafficking on Indiana highways. “This is the eighth straight year we have organized summer driving season kickoff patrols,” said […]

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Trump-shaped ecstasy pills found during Indiana drug bust

MIAMI COUNTY, Ind. – Authorities seized orange ecstasy pills shaped like President Trump’s head during a large drug bust in Indiana, police announced Friday. Indiana State Police said 129 people were arrested over the course of the operation, which was dubbed “Blue Anvil.” Nine different departments in north central Indiana teamed up for six days to make the arrests, targeting drug trafficking on Indiana highways. “This is the eighth straight year we have organized summer driving season kickoff patrols,” said […]

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Pair high on bath salts shoot at fireflies they mistook for ‘alien lasers’: police

LAMAR TOWNSHIP, Pa. — A man and woman believed to be high on bath salts started firing bullets into the sky to chase away “alien lasers,” which were actually fireflies, according to Pennsylvania State Police. Troopers say just after midnight on Saturday, Jesse Shields fired a .357 Magnum handgun at the “lasers,” according to the Centre Daily Ties. Shields and Katherine McCloskey, fearing they were being chased, ran to a nearby home, according to WNEP. Someone inside the Clinton County […]

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Police dog helps find $10 million worth of pot during traffic stop

A police dog in Chicago helped officers seize over $10 million worth of marijuana on Thursday. The pot was sniffed out by Jayda once officers pulled over a driver suspected of narcotics trafficking, according to the Chicago police. The search resulted in over 1,500 pounds of cannabis products seized. Chicago PD shared images of Jayda sitting in a room surrounded by numerous piles of the packaged product stacked halfway to the ceiling. “Officers learned that the narcotics were en route […]

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Son of former Dallas Cowboys player Eric Williams arrested in double murder

MESQUITE – The son of former Dallas Cowboys legend Eric Williams is in jail, facing capital murder charges. Cassium Williams and Rozman Shannon are both charged in connection to the murder of two men found dead in Mesquite last week. Police say it started with Williams and Shannon trying to buy drugs from the two victims. One of the two pulled out a gun and tried to steal the drugs; the victims were found in separate cars shot to death. Cassium Williams […]

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Trump commutes sentence of Alice Marie Johnson

President Donald Trump has commuted the sentence of Alice Marie Johnson, a first-time nonviolent drug offender, a week after Kim Kardashian West pleaded her case during an Oval Office meeting with Trump. Johnson has already served 21 years of a life sentence after she was convicted on charges of conspiracy to possess cocaine and attempted possession of cocaine, according to the nonprofit Can-Do, which advocates for clemency for non-violent drug offenders. She is expected to be released from prison soon. […]

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Government warns about pill pushed on the elderly

The U.S. government is warning insurance companies to be on the lookout for suspicious prescriptions of a drug being used in nursing homes across the country. The medication, called Nuedexta, is the only drug approved by the Food and Drug Administration to treat a rare condition marked by uncontrollable laughing and crying, called pseudobulbar affect (PBA). While drugmaker Avanir Pharmaceuticals has said that many dementia patients suffer from PBA, regulators are concerned that Medicare may be paying for the drug for unapproved […]

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Government warns about pill pushed on the elderly

The U.S. government is warning insurance companies to be on the lookout for suspicious prescriptions of a drug being used in nursing homes across the country. The medication, called Nuedexta, is the only drug approved by the Food and Drug Administration to treat a rare condition marked by uncontrollable laughing and crying, called pseudobulbar affect (PBA). While drugmaker Avanir Pharmaceuticals has said that many dementia patients suffer from PBA, regulators are concerned that Medicare may be paying for the drug for unapproved […]

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Arrest made in 2013 murder of Southlake lawyer

SOUTHLAKE – An arrest has been made in a Southlake murder that has been unsolved since 2013. Lawyer Juan Guerrero Chapa was shot dead in Southlake’s Town Center in a parking lot five years ago. Now, agents in Mexico have arrested Ramon Villarreal Hernandez in Monterrey, Mexico. Officials say he will be extradited to the United States for his alleged role in the crime. In 2014, the FBI has reportedly arrested three people in McAllen; they were all members of the same […]

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Australian grandmother sentenced to death by hanging for drug smuggling

MELBOURNE, Australia – An Australian woman has been sentenced to death by hanging after a Malaysian court overturned an earlier acquittal of drug smuggling charges. A three-judge panel unanimously threw out the previous ruling in 54-year-old Maria Elvira Pinto Exposto’s case, her lawyers told CNN. “An appeal will be filed in the Federal Court — the final appeal,” lawyer Muhamed Shafee said, who added his client was “a strong person.” The grandmother and mother of four was arrested in December […]

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