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Drug Trafficking

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  • Prosecutors: Outfit street crew posed as cops to rob drug stash houses

    Prosecutors: Outfit street crew posed as cops to rob drug stash houses
    Members of a street crew with ties to Chicago’s Outfit that operated a sophisticated drug ring that posed as police officers to rob cartel stash houses of large amounts of drugs were arrested this week, prosecutors said Saturday. Four men who were...
  • N.J. brothers face drug, gun charges after arrest in Poconos motel

    A pair of New Jersey brothers were arrested early Wednesday at a Poconos motel and face drug and weapons charges, according to Stroud Area Regional police. Police said they found more than 130 bags of heroin, drug paraphernalia and a 9 mm handgun when...
  • NYC doctor convicted of manslaughter for illegal prescriptions

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - A New York City pain management doctor was convicted on Friday of manslaughter and other charges for selling narcotics prescriptions to 20 patients, including two who fatally overdosed. A jury in Manhattan Supreme Court found Stan...
  • 7 people charged in Naperville drug bust: authorities

    7 people charged in Naperville drug bust: authorities
    DuPage County authorities have charged seven people in an ongoing drug investigation that centered on a Naperville apartment complex. The arrests capped a four-month investigation, DuPage County State’s Attorney Robert Berlin said today. The...
  • New Mexico man says federal agents gave him crack cocaine

    ALBUQUERQUE N.M. (Reuters) - The lawyer for a New Mexico man has filed an $8.5 million civil lawsuit accusing the U.S. government and five members of the Drug Enforcement Administration of supplying her client with crack cocaine during an undercover...
  • U.S. sends first planeload of moms, children back to Honduras

    U.S. sends first planeload of moms, children back to Honduras
    The first lady and her entourage were waiting. So were politicians, camera crews and aid workers in blue vests, ready to hand out suckers and balloons to toddlers pulled along by their frazzled mothers. A chartered flight that landed here Monday was the...
  • Missouri executes triple murderer after stay is lifted

    Missouri executes triple murderer after stay is lifted
    (Reuters) - After a nearly day-long delay amid a flurry of final appeals, Missouri put to death a triple murderer who had claimed both that he was innocent and that he suffered from mental incompetence. John Middleton, 54, was given a lethal injection...
  • Police say Allentown man confessed to shooting teen

    An Allentown police detective on Wednesday told a Lehigh County judge that a city man admitted shooting a 16-year-old boy in the chest during a botched drug deal last year. Ruben D. Pichirilo, 19, of the 1300 block of Chew Street, is awaiting trial on...
  • Norwich Man Charged With Selling Drugs While Babysitting Child

    Norwich Man Charged With Selling Drugs While Babysitting Child
    NORWICH — A 39-year-old man is facing numerous charges for allegedly selling drugs while babysitting his 4-year-old child, police said. Dennis L. Reese, of Fifth Street, was charged with several counts of drug possession, sale of narcotics,...
  • Judge halts execution of Missouri triple-murderer

    Judge halts execution of Missouri triple-murderer
    A federal judge in Missouri on Tuesday stayed the execution of a 54-year-old man convicted of three drug-related murders after the inmate's lawyers lodged a series of appeals, including claims that he is mentally incompetent and innocent. John Middleton...
  • Drug bust leads Gettysburg College to sanction 27 students

    More than 25 students were found to have violated Gettysburg College's policy, resulting in expulsions, suspensions and dismissals from campus, according to a letter from college president Janet Morgan Riggs. In an email sent July 14 to parents and...