One of the biggest drug investigations in history began in Chicago with less than two ounces of heroin.
On a hot summer day in 2007, a west suburban drug dealer named Christopher Baines sold a plastic baggie containing 50 grams of the brown, powdery stuff to a government informant near Cicero and Chicago avenues on Chicago’s West Side.
Federal prosecutors say David Price’s body tells the story of his life — from the tattoo covering his face that says “Neighborhood Bully” to the pictures of his children tattooed on his back just above the tat showing him with guns blazing in each hand, by the words “God Forgives, I Don’t.”
It begins with what seems like a routine traffic stop in a Chicago suburb one late summer night.
The driver of a sedan heading east out of town doesn’t signal a right toward the turnpike. The trailing Joliet police squad car flashes its lights as darkness sets in.
On Tuesday afternoon, (November 7th, 2017) Shannon D. Baxter age 34 of Indianapolis IN was the driver of a vehicle stopped for a traffic violation on Interstate 24 at exit 114 by Tennessee Highway Patrolman Donnie Clark. According to the arrest warrant, upon making contact with the driver of the vehicle, both the driver and the passenger were very nervous.
It was probably not the best career move, but a man arrested with what police called a major drug operation in his apartment, said he was dealing because he was having trouble finding a teaching job.
The heroin-rich kids of Instagram: busted with $900k of drugs in NYC and have their $1m fleet of luxury cars and their Versace STROLLERS confiscated
A major heroin ring in New York City was busted this week with federal authorities alleging the dealers flaunted their lavish lives, funded by drug money, on Instagram.
Two people were arrested after a drug bust that netted marijuana, cocaine and thousands of dollars in cash in Madison County Friday.
Two men who police said had illegal drugs and half a dozen automatic weapons were arrested Wednesday in Riverdale, police said.
Five men are in jail without bond after Barrow County deputies say they uncovered a methamphetamine lab worth $1 million.