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  • Chicago lawyer under investigation by feds

    Chicago lawyer under investigation by feds
    On his web site wooing potential clients, Chicago criminal-defense attorney Beau Brindley boasts of his firm’s prowess in attacking government charges, saying they “aggressively pursue every case as if we were the accused.” It turns...
  • Woman wanted for 3 years arrested by U.S. Marshals in Norfolk

    Woman wanted for 3 years arrested by U.S. Marshals in Norfolk
    A three-year search by Chesapeake police for a woman wanted on multiple warrants for drug and gun offenses ended Thursday with an arrest in Norfolk, a U.S. Marshals Office spokesman said. Erica Arnold was taken into custody during a traffic stop,...
  • After deaths following Merriweather concert, dance music festival bans bracelets some say are linked to drug culture

    After deaths following Merriweather concert, dance music festival bans bracelets some say are linked to drug culture
    Following the deaths of two concert goers in Columbia earlier this month, promoters of a traveling music festival have banned a number of items including bright, decorative, chunky bracelets known as "kandi," which is popular among electronic dance...
  • Austin Scott denied parole for selling pot

    Former Parkland High School football star Austin Scott won't be going home this week, but he will be moving out of his jail cell. Lehigh County Judge Robert L. Steinberg denied Scott's plea for parole but granted his request for work release. That means...
  • Huntington man suspected of selling heroin to high school students

    Huntington man suspected of selling heroin to high school students
    Law-enforcement officers arrested a Huntington Beach man suspected of selling heroin to high school students, authorities said. Juan Vidrio, 26, is believed to have sold the drug in Surf City, with many of his customers being teenagers, according to the...
  • West Garfield Park: Chicago's highest homicide rate, lowest life expectancy

    West Garfield Park: Chicago's highest homicide rate, lowest life expectancy
    On a recent Friday night, Gary Thomas threw an outdoor party at a hotspot in his West Side neighborhood. There were no crowds or Solo cups or blaring stereos, though, on the corner of Kostner and Maypole avenues. And when a police officer arrived to say...
  • Four charged following Phillipsburg drug raid

    Police arrested four people on heroin-related charges Tuesday during a drug raid on a Phillipsburg apartment. Milton Pettaway, 45, and Ashley Riffert, 28, who lived in the apartment, are facing the most serious charges, including possession of heroin,...
  • Police round up 19 drug suspects in West Baltimore

    Police round up 19 drug suspects in West Baltimore
    Prosecutors secured indictments against about two dozen suspected heroin dealers in the Mondawmin area of Baltimore and worked with police to carry out 11 searches last week and make 19 arrests, the state's attorney's office said. Among those taken...
  • Three charged in Allentown drug investigation

    Three men were arrested as part of a drug investigation Monday night in Allentown. Josue Massa, 34, of Allentown, Pablo D. Maya-Rodriguez, 42, of Philadelphia, and Danilo J. Dejesus, 36, of Bronx., N.Y., face drug dealing and conspiracy charges after...
  • The role we all played in McKenzie Elliott's death [Letter]

    The role we all played in McKenzie Elliott's death [Letter]
    She has suffered the loss that every one of us who has a child fears the most, and Nina Epps wants to know who killed her 3-year-old child, McKenzie Elliott. We may have not pulled the trigger, but I believe that every one of us in this city and many...
  • Police: Bristol Man Arrested In Park With Drugs

    Police: Bristol Man Arrested In Park With Drugs
    BRISTOL — A local man faces drug charges after police found heroin and marijuana in his possession in Brackett Park Tuesday, police said. Officers in the area were investigating a violation in the park when they found Andre Allen, 48, in...