Monday, May 20 2013 9:15 PM EDT2013-05-21 01:15:38 GMT
A massive tornado touched down to the southwest of Oklahoma City Monday afternoon. Starting out as a classic funnel it quickly became a giant half-mile wide wedge tornado as it proceeded east north eastMore >>
A massive tornado touched down to the southwest of Oklahoma City Monday afternoon.More >>
Tuesday, May 21 2013 12:50 PM EDT2013-05-21 16:50:22 GMT
MOORE, OK (RNN) – In one of the few positive stories to come from the deadly tornadoes in Oklahoma, an elderly woman was reunited with a four-legged friend she thought was dead. Barbara Garcia, a residentMore >>
Elderly resident Barbara Garcia frantically called for her dog after the tornado had leveled her house, but with no success.More >>
Friday, May 17 2013 7:16 PM EDT2013-05-17 23:16:53 GMT
One person has died in a crash near Harrisonville, MO, Thursday evening. The crash happened on Missouri Highway 7 and Walker Road. It involved a car and a tractor-trailer. Harrisonville is in Cass County.More >>
Savannah Nash celebrated her 16th birthday last week. She died Thursday when her car slammed into a semi while she was texting during her first time driving by herself.More >>
Tuesday, May 21 2013 10:56 AM EDT2013-05-21 14:56:05 GMT
A North Carolina woman is charged with trying to poison five family members after one of them refused to share some cheese with her. A statement from the Nash County Sheriff's Office said 24-year-oldMore >>
A North Carolina woman is charged with trying to poison five family members after one of them refused to share some cheese with her.More >>
people have been arrested following an early morning round up of suspected
drug traffickers Thursday by Kentucky State Police and the Gallatin County
Trooper Brad Arterburn says the round ups are conducted every few months in an
effort to control the growing drug problem.
"The heroin is making a
comeback because pills are getting harder to get and more expensive to
buy," said Arterburn.
says heroin is just part of the problem.
"We still have meth labs all over
the place. Of course you have marijuana, the synthetic drugs now so it's a
never ending battle of things we have to face," he said.
the sun came up, troopers and deputies met at the Gallatin County courthouse
to discuss who they're going after.
"We had arrest warrants
on 14 people for various charges….most of them for trafficking in pills…some of
them for trafficking in heroin," said Arterburn.
and deputies split up into four teams and move out under cover of darkness. The
first stop for team number four is a secluded trailer, the home of Joshua Estep, who was arrested without incident.
is charged with drug trafficking and marijuana possession.
next two suspects on team number four's warrant list aren't home, but
Arterburn says every arrest makes a difference.
"We're out here. We're
fighting this problem. We know that drugs are a problem in our communities," he said. "It's not going away, but we are out here everyday working to make things
better. We're not going to stop looking for the people that are selling it.
We're not going to stop looking for people that are using it. We are going to
find you and we're going to put you in jail."
Of the original 14 indictment warrants, four individuals have not been located. Everyone arrested was lodged at the Carroll County Detention Center.
Those arrested include:
Mindy Hamlin, 31 years old from Glencoe
William Harris, 53 years old from Carrollton
Katharine Ghaner, 35 years old from Ghent
Candiealeigha Tomblin, 33 years old from Louisville
Joshua Estep, 26 years old from Ghent
Brian Rowe, 43 years old from Warsaw
Tony Carver Jr., 26 years old from Glencoe
Jeffrey Lape, 61 years old from Sparta
Rickey Howard, 56 years old from Owenton
Cynthia Hutchinson Sanders, 31 years old from Glencoe