Many of the most shocking arrest reports tend to have a common thread: meth. The drug has been a factor in a bloody naked rampage, as well as a tragic murder-suicide that claimed two small children. Most addicts, however, never make the headlines, instead quietly wasting away, surviving from one hit to the next.
A career in crime can give you one heck of a makeover. Witness the changing faces of some frequent arrestees over the years.
Methamphetamine, aka meth, crystal or crank is hyper-addictive by any name. It seems there is no limit to what users will do to get it, nor to the extreme behaviors its use can cause. A survey of recent high-profile meth cases.
Chastity DuFour is accused of abusing her boyfriend’s son, 3, while he was in her care. The toddler was admitted to Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital on May 29 after suffering a seizure, and wound up in the ICU covered from head to toe with bruises, partially blinded, with retinal hemorrhaging and brain damage.
The woman caught cooking meth in her purse at a Walmart while shoplifting has been identified, and arrested again.
For the third time in recent memory, a woman has been arrested for cooking up a batch of meth at a Walmart store. This time, a unnamed woman and a male companion were busted at store in Mehlville, Mo., last night.
It’s officially a disturbing trend in Trinity, Texas, where yet another woman has allegedly tried and failed to use her vagina to hide her stash of methamphetamine from police.
In remote Boscobel, Wis., which prides itself on being “the birthplace of the Gideon Bible,” a truck was pulled over because, according to a Grant County Sheriff’s Deputy, its passengers weren’t wearing seat belts. When the deputy saw a toddler asleep in the back seat and reportedly noticed that the driver, 30-year-old Patrick Hogan, showed [...]