Cocaine

Annquita Wright
Clark County Detention Center
February 11, 2019 - 11:50 am
WINCHESTER, KY (1010 WINS) -- A Kentucky woman was arrested after two of her children tested positive for cocaine. RELATED: Child abuse climbs after Friday report cards, study says | Australian Scout movement apologizes to child abuse victims It all started Thursday at a head start school, police...
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El Chapo is escorted by DEA agents.
(Photo by Charles Reed/U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement via Getty Images)
February 04, 2019 - 10:38 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The judge in the federal trial of alleged Mexican drug lord Joaquin Guzman in Brooklyn, was expected to give the jury instructions before deliberations could begin on Monday. First, he said he wanted to speak privately to the jury regarding a media item from the weekend. He...
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Essex County Corrections Unit
January 31, 2019 - 4:49 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Comedian Artie Lange was remanded to an Essex County, N.J. jail Wednesday for possession of a controlled substance, and he will remain there before heading to a rehab facility, his spokespeople confirmed. "Excuse any show advertisements.. starting today, Artie will be...
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Cocaine file image
Dreamstime
October 16, 2018 - 12:17 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A man is dead after being attacked by another man who authorities say was irate over being unable to satisfy a drug craving. The 63-year-old man was walking Brownsville, at Junius Street and East New York Avenue, when cops say he was knocked to the ground and kicked. Sources...
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An MTA bus in New York City
Photo Credit: Anthony Behar/Sipa USA
August 06, 2018 - 10:58 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Three men including one who worked as an MTA bus driver were arrested on charges they allegedly disguised cocaine as children's gifts. Authorities say nearly $150,000 of cocaine was recovered in Brooklyn and the Bronx. Christopher Kelly, 51, Salvatore Capece, 63, and Robert...
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Juliet Papa
May 24, 2018 - 5:18 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Authorities say a Bronx man was packing an arsenal of illegal and dangerous weapons. Cops seized the powerful weapons in Richard Laugel's Palmer Ave apartment, according to a criminal complaint. They stumbled upon that when they followed a drug delivery. "Laugel had...
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A bag of cocaine.
Dreamstime
May 17, 2018 - 8:39 am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Authorities say a kindergarten student found a bag of cocaine in another student's backpack at a Philadelphia charter school. Police say the 6-year-old girl who found the cocaine Wednesday thought it was sugar and put the packet in her mouth. She started chewing on it, but didn...
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Cocaine and money file image.
Dreamstime
April 24, 2018 - 12:57 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- An alleged Colombian drug kingpin has been extradited to Brooklyn to face federal charges. Daniel Rendon-Herrera, known as Don Mario, was expected to be arraigned in federal court on Tuesday afternoon. Rendon-Herrera is accused of flooding the U.S. with cocaine, and ordering...
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