“[Traffic] fatalities related to marijuana, it showed about a 28 percent increase [since legalization],” said Tom Gorman, director of the Rocky Mountain High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area, which compiled the report. [Read more…]
Thomas Fenske, 35, of Cincinnati pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court today to wire fraud for operating a scheme promising to help people obtain free prescription drugs through his company, Queen City Script Care.
Carter M. Stewart, United States Attorney for the Southern District of Ohio and Kevin R. Cornelius, Special Agent in Charge, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Cincinnati Division announced the plea entered today before Chief U.S. District Judge Susan Dlott. [Read more…]
A potentially explosive situation is diffused and four people are in custody after police bust a meth lab.
Thursday, the Drug Abuse Reduction Task Force (DART) served a search warrant at a home on Williams Street in Lockland. They recovered 12 active one-pot meth cookers and several inactive one-pot cookers.
According to investigators the labs were in mason jars and 20 ounce bottles. Crews worked to neutralize the chemicals Thursday evening.
During the raid police say there were close to 10 people inside the home including children. [Read more…]