Joseph Zak
St. Lucie County Jail/Fort Pierce Police
1010 WINS Newsroom
November 16, 2019 - 1:19 pm
A Florida man who police say was driving with an open can of beer reportedly told officers that the wind “must have placed” cocaine in his car.
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70 kilograms of suspected cocaine seized in the Bronx
Office of the Special Narcotics Prosecutor For the City of New York
Andrew Weber
August 30, 2019 - 10:43 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A tractor-trailer pulled into a Hunts Point food market in the Bronx filled with not just fruit but also 70 kilograms of cocaine Thursday, authorities said. Law enforcement saw two trucks enter a commercial warehouse on Longfellow Avenue, a truck carrying a shipping container...
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Authorities say they've seized $3 million worth of cocaine in a Bronx drug bust.
DEA New York
Mike Montone
May 08, 2019 - 3:05 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- There's been another big drug bust in the New York area. This one was in the Bronx. RELATED: Cocaine deaths up in US, and opioids are a big part of it Cruise passengers tried to traffic cocaine in bags of Cheetos: authorities NJ men trafficked cocaine, untraceable AR-15s:...
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Passengers are accused of smuggling cocaine inside bags of Cheetos.
National Crime Agency UK
April 01, 2019 - 2:52 pm
MADEIRA, Portugal (1010 WINS) -- Cheetos come in many forms; crunchy, chipotle, ranch, flamin' hot. Some people on a cruise ship had their own style -- cocaine Cheetos. RELATED: Romania seizes more than a ton of cocaine; 2 arrested | Record cocaine bust in Philadelphia nets $18 million worth of...
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Reports say an open air drug market is being run just steps away from Central Park.
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Mike Montone
March 25, 2019 - 11:22 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- An open air drug market is operating just steps from Central Park, the New York Post reports. RELATED: Accused drug dealer arrested in Massapequa man’s overdose death | Mapping System Will Help Nassau Cops Bust Drug Dealers, Prevent Overdoses | Feds charge Rikers Island...
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Heroin seized as part of an investigation on Long Island.
Nassau County DA
March 21, 2019 - 1:05 pm
MINEOLA, N.Y. (1010 WINS) -- Over a dozen people have been indicted in connection with an alleged heroin ring being run out of a cerebral palsy center. The Nassau County DA says search warrants turned up more than a kilogram of heroin, 192 grams of cocaine, a gun, 22 lbs of marijuana, and $220,000...
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Seized cocaine Port of New York/Newark
Customs and Border Protection
March 11, 2019 - 10:37 am
NEWARK, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- Authorities have made the biggest cocaine seizure at the Port of New York/Newark, in more than two decades. RELATED: College student developed ‘Banana Plug’ app to sell meth, cocaine on campus: feds | Federal authorities seize massive 221-pound shipment of cocaine at...
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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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