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District Attorney announces shutdown of multi-state crystal meth organization, arrest of 5 ringleaders

NORRISTOWN, Pa. - Montgomery County District Attorney Kevin R. Steele announced the dismantling of a multi-state drug trafficking organization that used the U.S. Postal Service to mail packages of crystal methamphetamine and marijuana from California to traffickers in Montgomery County dating back t

BREAKING911.COM - 2018-01-17 20:58:07

Pennsylvania's first medical marijuana dispensary opens

BETHLEHEM, Pa. (WHTM) - Pennsylvania's first medical marijuana dispensary is ready to begin providing the drug once it's available from a licensed grower. State officials attended a ribbon-cutting ceremony Wednesday at Keystone Canna Remedies in Bethlehem, in eastern Pennsylvania. The dispensary wil

27 FIRST NEWS - 2018-01-18 00:58:10

DNA Illustration Of Norristown Gunpoint Rape Suspect Released: DA

NORRISTOWN, PA - Using an advanced science called DNA phenotyping, authorities have been able to create a composite image of the suspect in a gunpoint rape which occurred in Norristown Farm Park last summer. The Aug. 1 sexual assault of a 19-year-old woman jogging in a normally quiet stretch of the

PATCH - 2018-01-16 20:02:41

Gunman forces way into car with 3 female victims, cops say

A man brandishing a handgun and a knife forced his way into a car occupied by three females Wednesday morning at a gas station in Lehigh County, authorities said. The perpetrator demanded the victims drive him to Allentown, according to Pennsylvania State Police at Fogelsville. He stole money from a

LEHIGHVALLEYLIVE.COM - 2018-01-17 23:49:17

Decades of semen squirting land offender in state prison

Michael Kevin Morris begins his crimes by silently creeping up to random women. The 59-year-old Easton doesn't speak to them or touch them. He throws his semen on them. Michael Kevin MorrisCourtesy photo "He's been doing this for decades with I can only imagine countless victims," Steinberg said. Mo

LEHIGHVALLEYLIVE.COM - 2018-01-17 23:53:16

State police at Fern Ridge - Crashes

State police at Fern Ridge reported on the following crashes investigated by troopers in recent days. A one-vehicle crash was reported at 8:52 a.m. Jan. 5 along East Old Stage Road in Penn Forest Township, Carbon County. Christine E. Miller, 52, of Albrightsville, was driving a 2013 Honda Accord ea

TIMES NEWS - 2018-01-17 17:08:00

Police tout heroin seizure as largest in Norristown history, search for suspect

NORRISTOWN >> A recent search and seizure operation by the Norristown Police Department has ensured that a significant amount of heroin and cocaine will not hit the city's streets. And now police are asking for the public's help in finding the man they say was trying to distribute it so they can ge

NORRISTOWN TIMES HERALD - 2018-01-17 05:00:00

Montco Based, Multi-State Meth Trafficking Ring Busted: DA

NORRISTOWN, PA - A crystal methamphetamine trafficking ring which operated in multiple states across the country, including in Montgomery County, was busted in November, authorities announced Wednesday. Five leaders of the organization are now in custody. Since at least April of 2016, the organizat

PATCH - 2018-01-17 20:34:08

Wrong-Way DUI: Romeoville Arrests

Tamela N. McKinley, 34, of the 200 block of Lafayette Drive, Bolingbrook, was arrested Jan. 14 by Romeoville police on charges of aggravated DUI, possession of cannabis, DUI, driving the wrong way on a one-way street, improper turn signal, not driving on the right side of the road, driving an uninsu

PATCH - 2018-01-18 08:16:22

Naperville Water Main Breaks 'A Lot' For One Season

NAPERVILLE, IL - Thirty-two water main breaks in Naperville have occurred as a result of this winter's extremely cold temperatures, according to the Naperville Sun. The most heavily hit days were Dec. 28 and Dec. 2, with four breaks on each day. The Sun reported that Naperville has assigned some of

PATCH - 2018-01-18 05:54:07

Residential Burglary, Domestic Battery: Hinsdale Police Reports

The following items were taken from the Hinsdale police blotter. Arrestees are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Domestic BatteryDeborah Nelson, 52, of the 400 block of South Jackson, was arrested at 8:14 a.m. Jan. 14 in the 400 block of Jackson for two counts of domestic battery and resisting

PATCH - 2018-01-17 17:52:33

Boylan ranked No. 2 in the state

Boylan's dominating win over powerhouse Rock Island moved the unbeaten Titans up to No. 2 in the state in today's Class 4A girls basketball rankings. That's the highest I can remember a NIC-10 team being ranked in the state's largest division. The only other ranked teams besides Boylan (20-0) from t

FREEPORT JOURNAL STANDARD - 2018-01-17 22:23:56

WATCH: Man Narrowly Escapes Getting Hit By Train In Lisle

LISLE, IL - A Lisle man has been charged with a DUI after he drove his car onto a Metra platform in Lisle just before 2 a.m. Wednesday. The driver's side of the car was teetering onto the train tracks, but the man escaped just before a train smashed into his vehicle. Police say the man, identified a

PATCH - 2018-01-18 02:13:11

Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed In Beecher Tragedy

JOLIET, IL - Nearly five months have passed since Sean Woulfe exited the Will County Adult Detention Facility after posting bond in connection with the July 24 collision at a rural Will County intersection that killed van driver Lindsey Schmidt, her three young boys and her unborn child. Woulfe, 25,

PATCH - 2018-01-17 21:47:52

See Someone Poking Around Your Yard? Could Be Township Employee

AURORA TWSP., IL - The Aurora Township Assessor sent an annual reminder to warn residents about the possibility of a field deputy coming to their house and taking pictures and measurements. Davis Offutt, township assessor, said to look out for a man in a white Bronco (with magnetic signs identifying

PATCH - 2018-01-17 18:44:22

Sparkling Sunroom, Huge Home Theater, Patio Fireplace In Wheaton

WHEATON, IL -- When you walk into this home, you can't help but look up. Its soaring ceilings give way to a windowed tower that lets sunlight stream in. You'll get even more sunlight when you sip coffee in the sunroom, which features walls of floor-to-ceiling windows and views of the beautiful back

PATCH - 2018-01-18 03:00:16

Cleveland County Inmate Dies After Being Found Unresponsive

A Cleveland County inmate was found unresponsive and died at a local hospital, Cleveland County officials said. The inmate, whose identity has not been released, was booked to the jail about 7:45 p.m. Tuesday. Officials said Norman police brought the person in after the person was arrested for tres

NEWS ON 6 - 2018-01-17 19:06:00

Woman Stabs Boyfriend In Hand - NewsOn6.com - Tulsa, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports - KOTV.com |

Tulsa Police arrested an 18-year-old woman they stay stabbed her boyfriend in a domestic dispute. Tehya Bryanna Mone Johnson is in jail on a complaint of domestic assault and battery with a deadly weapon. Officers said they were called to the Western Pines Apartments near Southwest Boulevard and Wes

NEWS ON 6 - 2018-01-16 17:34:00

City opens area for housing rehab program

City planners opened the application process to eligible homeowners within Area 9 who want help with exterior repairs through Muskogee's Housing Rehabilitation and Neighborhood Redevelopment Program. Area 9 is bordered on the north and south by Martin Luther King Street and Border Avenue and on the

MUSKOGEE DAILY PHOENIX - 2018-01-18 00:39:04

Vian woman sentenced to seven years for murder

A Vian woman pleaded to first-degree murder last week in connection with the 2016 stabbing death of her husband and was sentenced to 27 years in prison with all but the first seven suspended. Michelle Scoggins, 47, was arrested in October 2016 in connection with the death of her husband, Billy Mar,

SOUTHWEST TIMES RECORD - 2018-01-18 06:01:00