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Mother charged with selling disabled child for sex in exchange for drugs, loan

Renee M. Collins and boyfriend, William A. Thomas Jr. (Boone County Sheriff's Office)
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title =” Renee M. Collins and sweetheart, William A. Thomas Jr. (Boone County Constable’s Workplace)” border=”0″ src =” https://MEREDITH.images.worldnow.com/images/17483620_G.jpg?auto=webp&disable=upscale&width=800&lastEditedDate=20180824083625 “width =” 180″/ > Renee M. Collins and sweetheart, William A. Thomas Jr. (Boone County Constable’s Workplace). COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP)– A Missouri mom has been accuseded of accepting cash and drug in exchange for letting males sexually assault her 14-year-old daughter who authorities state has spastic paralysis and the mental capability of a 2- to 3-year-old.

The Columbia Daily Tribune reports that 49-year-old Renee Collins, of Columbia, was charged Tuesday with second-degree trafficking of a kid and first-degree child endangerment.

Her boyfriend, 44-year-old William Thomas Jr., of Rocheport, is also charged with first-degree rape of the victim. They are jailed in Boone County. No attorneys are noted for them in online court records.

Court records state the girl likewise has autism, is partially deaf and uses corrective leg braces. She was taken into protective custody in July 2017 and informed authorities that her mother would “loan” her to males.


Info from: Columbia Daily Tribune, http://www.columbiatribune.com

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Billionaire tech creator detained for stockpile of drugs at Encore resort

Ashley Fargo, left, and Henry Nicholas III, right, were arrested for drug trafficking charges at the Encore Las Vegas (Photo: TMZ / FOX5)
 Ashley Fargo, left, and Henry Nicholas III, right, were jailed for drug trafficking charges at the Encore Las Vegas (Picture: TMZ/ FOX5) Ashley Fargo, left, and Henry Nicholas III, right, were jailed for drug trafficking charges at the Repetition Las Vegas( Photo: TMZ/ FOX5). LAS VEGAS (FOX5)-. A billionaire tech founder was apprehended after authorities found a stockpile of drugs in his hotel room. Henry Nicholas III, the co-founder of tech huge Broadcom, was detained along with his girlfriend Ashley Fargo, who is the ex-wife of Wells Fargo successor Brian Fargo, at the Encore resort, according to TMZ. The couple faces multiple charges including drug trafficking of numerous illegal drugs.

On Tuesday, Nicholas called security after failing to enter his room at the Strip residential or commercial property. Then security found Fargo unresponsive in the room with a semi-deflated balloon in her mouth.

Paramedics had the ability to restore Fargo. Nicholas admitted to security that the balloons and some containers discovered in the room contained laughing gas.

Las Vegas police were contacted us to the scene and they further found 2 cases, which are normally utilized to carry weapons, that contained marijuana, heroine, cocaine, meth and MDMA, inning accordance with authorities.

TMZ stated Nicholas has a history of severe legal issues including felony securities fraud and distribution charges, although they were later on dropped.

FOX5 is dealing with gathering more details from cops.

Examine back for updates.

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Chauffeur confesses to drinking, drugs before deadly 6-car crash on Las Vegas Boulevard


The driver accuseded of DUI recently confessed to drinking two vodkas prior to the crash that killed a valley female on Las Vegas Boulevard, inning accordance with her arrest report.

Sarah Lee was held by a “citizen” after the April 12 crash up until cops got here, the report stated.

Lee admitted to being involved in a crash which she drank two vodkas at 4:30 a.m. An officer stated he might likewise smell alcohol on her breath that early morning. She stated she drank at Santa Fe Station but didn’t understand where she was and was puzzled about what happened on the scene. She also would not follow directions for screening for alcohol later, inning accordance with police.

[. RELATED: Police: 6-vehicle DUI crash eliminates 1, hurts 3 south of Las Vegas Strip]

The crash involving six automobiles left Donneka Harris of North Las Vegas dead and three others hurt on the morning of April 13, police stated.

Harris, 32, passed away of numerous blunt force injuries, according to the Clark County Coroner.

[RELATED: North Las Vegas female eliminated in 6-vehicle DUI crash recognized]

Las Vegas City authorities responded to reports of a multi-vehicle crash the crossway of Las Vegas Boulevard and Warm Springs Roadway at 10:05 a.m.

Lee had a hard time keeping her eyes open, saying she was in pain. The officer speaking with her acknowledged small scratches and bruises on her body, according to the report.

Authorities found old track marks and scarring on her arms, consistent with duplicated needle injection use. Lee confessed she was a former IV drug user, and last smoked heroin two days prior and was presently on suboxone to assist her get off heroin.

An Emergency Medical Technician informed the reporting officer that Lee admitted to doing heroin previously in the early morning, however Lee denied that. She was required to UMC, the report stated.

The 6 lorries involved include a black Mercedes, silver Lexus, red Ford, Chevy Malibu, gray Cadillac SUV and a blue Hyundai.

Victor Johnson stated he was working at a corner store at the corner of the crossway. He stated when he saw the crash, he ran out to help.

“I believe it’s a disaster,” Johnson said. “I dislike to hear anything like that. However it teaches you life is a blessing so make every day count for sure.”

He stated he likewise saw Lee aim to flee.

“I thought she was a pedestrian, crossing the street when she was leaving the scene,” he said. “I thought she was attempting to escape from the accident due to the fact that she was scared. Had I understood it was the individual driving the vehicle, I probably would’ve attempted to stop her myself.”

Nevada Highway Patrol, the company handling the traffic investigation, said a presumed impaired lady (Lee) was driving the Mercedes westbound on Warm Springs Road when she clipped the rear of the Lexus. She attempted to leave the scene by driving into the South Premium Outlet Mall car park.

NHP stated Lee drove back onto westbound Warm Springs Roadway and ran a traffic signal at the Las Vegas Boulevard intersection. She crashed into the Chevy Malibu which was taking a trip southbound on Las Vegas Boulevard. The crash also affected the Ford, Cadillac and the Hyundai that was stopped at a traffic signal in the eastbound Warm Springs lanes.

A trooper verified the chauffeur of the Malibu, Harris died at the scene.

The intersection was closed down in all directions pending the examination of the crash.

NHP said this was a lesson in protective driving.

“This is just one of those things, when you come through crossways in Las Vegas if you have a thumbs-up, it’s not a bad idea just to pump those brakes and give a look at those crossways,” NHP trooper Jason Buratczuk stated. “You never ever know exactly what’s coming through. All of us expect individuals to follow traffic laws, do the right thing. But often, you can have an impaired motorist, somebody not paying attention.”

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Cops: Grandma busted for bringing Doritos bag filled with drugs to jail

Sarah Griffin (Shelby County Jail)
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into a Memphis jail said she was tricked. Sarah Griffin was visiting her grand son, Cody Clements, at the Shelby County Prison when she provided him a bag of Doritos, < a href=" http://www.fox13memphis.com/top-stories/police-grandmother-arrested-for-bringing-doritos-bag-full-of-drugs-into-jail/711214555" target=

” _ blank” > Fox13 Memphis reports. An officer asked to see the bag, which consisted of a little black item wrapped in electrical tape.

The officer unwrapped it and found 11.4 grams of cannabis, 28.5 grams of methamphetamine, 40 bars of prescription Xanax tablets, 1.7 grams of Euphoria and 1.1 grams of heroin, according to WREG.

Griffin told authorities she didn’t understand she was delivering drugs. Instead, she said she believed a mobile phone was inside the bag.

The 68-year-old is now facing a contraband charge, which carries a sentence of up to 6 years in jail if convicted.

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Philippine mayor, 6 others killed in raid linked to drugs

Saturday, July 29, 2017|8:48 p.m.

ZAMBOANGA, Philippines– Philippine authorities say a mayor who has been listed by the president as among politicians linked to illegal drugs and 6 others have been eliminated in a raid in the country’s south.

Cops state officers were to serve warrants for the arrest of Mayor Reynaldo Parojinog Sr., his child, who is the vice mayor, and four other officials of Ozamiz city early Sunday when the suspects allegedly opened fire.

Cops Chief Superintendent Timoteo Pacleb says a taking place gunbattle eliminated Parojinog and six relatives and bodyguards in his home.

Parojinog’s child, Vice Mayor Nova Echaves, was detained.

Parojinog had actually denied any connect to illegal drugs.

Countless primarily bad suspects have actually died in President Rodrigo Duterte’s bloody crackdown on drugs that has actually been slammed by Western governments and human rights groups.

Kim Kardashian West: Streaks on table were marble, not drugs

Wednesday, July 12, 2017|8:47 a.m.

Kim Kardashian West is clearing things up after a few of her social networks fans claimed to see lines of cocaine on a table in the background of one of her posts.

Kardashian West posted a Twitter video Tuesday describing that the set of white streaks spotted on a black table at a hotel she’s remaining at is just part of the table’s marble stone. She showed up close shots of the table.

On Monday, she at first posted she believed the streaks may be remaining sugar from some candy her kids were eating.

Kardashian West advised those who thought the streaks were drugs, stating, “I have kids. It’s simply not my lifestyle. I’ve never been like that.”

Coroner: Drug among drugs discovered in Carrie Fisher'' s system


Chris Pizzello/ AP This April 7, 2011, file image, shows Carrie Fisher at the NewNowNext Awards in Los Angeles.

Monday, June 19, 2017|9:11 a.m.

LOS ANGELES– Carrie Fisher’s autopsy report shows the starlet had cocaine in her system when she fell ill on an aircraft last year, however investigators might not identify what effect the cocaine and other drugs found in her system had on her death.

The report released Monday states Fisher may have taken drug three days before the Dec. 23 flight on which she became ill. She passed away 4 days later.

It also discovered traces of heroin and MDMA, which is likewise referred to as ecstasy, but that they could not figure out when Fisher had actually taken those drugs. The findings were based on toxicology screenings done on samples taken when the “Star Wars” starlet arrived at a Los Angeles hospital.

Coroner’s authorities ruled Fisher passed away from sleep apnea and a combination of other aspects.

NV constable: Tests to identify drugs in Lamar Odom


A toxicology report on former NBA gamer Lamar Odom might take a number of weeks to complete after he was discovered unresponsive inside a brothel near Pahrump.

The Nye County Constable’s Office held a press conference Wednesday, a day after the previous fact television star was rushed to the medical facility from Dennis Hof’s Bunny Ranch Tuesday afternoon.

According to the Nye County Constable’s Office, an ambulance was phoned call to Dennis Hof’s Bunny Cattle ranch about 3:15 p.m. Tuesday, after Odom was found unconscious there with blood originating from his nose and mouth. He was stabilized at a local medical facility, then taken to Dawn Hospital in Las Vegas, about 70 miles away. He had to be taken by ground since he was too high to suit an air ambulance.

According to Sheriff Sharon Wehrly, Odom took a sexual performance booster, which Hof confirmed was a sort of herbal Viagra.

A 911 recording from Tuesday was also played throughout the news conference which elaborated a white drug was coming out of Odom’s nose and mouth.

Hof told MORE that Odom came to the cattle ranch on Saturday and was drinking and partying with the women at the brothel. On Tuesday, Odom went to sleep about 6 a.m. About 3:15 p.m. the females went in to look at Odom and discovered him unresponsive.

“We called 911 and they said, ‘Get him on his left side,'” Hof stated. “He began throwing up a lot of dreadful stuff.”

Hof said he does not believe Odom was taking any illegal drugs, however he believes he was taking a great deal of the sexual performance enhancers, which might be the issue. In a later interview with MORE, Hof said that Odom informed the women working at the whorehouse that he had been doing drug prior to he came to the ranch.

Wehrly later on stated the sexual supplements are legal.

The constable’s office, however, stated if cocaine is found in Odom’s system, a drug ownership charge against him may be possible. A warrant was gotten for a blood draw from Odom for the toxicology test.

There was no instant word on Odom’s condition. Nevertheless, Rev. Jesse Jackson talked with press reporters outside the health center after leaving Odom’s bedside. He stated Odom remained in a coma and on life-support, but was moving and coughing.

“He’s not talking,” Jackson said. “Tubes are in him now, however we felt motivated by his presence and we just had prayer.”

According to TMZ, Odom’s ex-wife, Khloe Kardashian, has been by his side because Tuesday night. The website likewise reported that previous teammate Kobe Bryant left a preseason video game of the L.a Lakers being played in Las Vegas on Tuesday night to be by Odom’s side.

Odom has actually played for both the Los Angeles Lakers and the Los Angeles Clippers, in addition to the Miami Heat and the Dallas Mavericks.

The 35-year-old relinquished the NBA in 2013 and saw reality TELEVISION popularity through his four-year marital relationship to Kardashian.

Copyright 2015 KVVU(KVVU Broadcasting Corporation). All rights reserved. The Associated Press added to this report.

Here are all the drugs CVS is dropping, consisting of Viagra

A photograph showing the exterior of a Atlanta, Georgia-area CVS store. (Credit: CNN)A photo revealing the outside of a Atlanta, Georgia-area CVS store. (Credit: CNN).

By David Goldman

New York City (CNNMoney)– CVS is dropping more than two lots prescription drugs from its list of covered medications for 2016, including Viagra.

The drugs will certainly still be cost CVS/pharmacy stores, however clients who carry prescription benefit insurance coverage with CVS/Caremark will certainly no longer receive coverage for them.

CVS said the medicines dropped list of drugs the business covers all have more affordable equivalents that are still covered by its insurance plan.

For example, clients taking Pfizer’s Viagra for impotence will be able to take Cialis, made by Eli Lilly. CVS stopped covering Bayer’s rival ED drug Levitra in January 2012.

“For those drugs that are gotten rid of, equally effective products with lower overall costs continue to be offered,” CVS said in a statement. CVS “Considering that introducing our industry-leading and rigorous approach … in 2012, we have provided considerable cost savings for our plan sponsors.”

Given that 2012, the list of left out drugs has actually swollen from 34 to 124 in 2016. Similarly, CVS’s larger prescribed drug insurance coverage competitor Express-Scripts has actually prohibited 90 drugs from its protection

Business that pay CVS for workers’ prescription drug advantages wish to keep costs under control. By narrowing the list of approved drugs, CVS assists guide patients to the less expensive variations.

Right here are all the drugs CVS is dropping from its coverage in 2016:

Abilify (antipsychotic)
Amitiza (irritable bowel illness)
Avonex (multiple sclerosis)
Bydureon (diabetes)
Carac (dermatology)
Cardizem, consisting of Cardizem CD, Cardizem LA and its generic (hypertension)
Clobetasol spray (dermatology)
Clobex spray (dermatology)
Cymbalta (anxiety)
Diovan (hypertension)
Exforge, including Exforge HCT (hypertension)
Extavia (multiple sclerosis)
Fluorouracil cream 0.5 % (dermatology)
Fortesta (testosterone replacement)
Fosrenol (kidney disease)
Incruse Ellipta (Persistent obstructive lung condition)
Intuniv (ADHD)
Invokameet (diabetes)
Invokana (diabetes)
Matzim LA (high blood pressure)
Monovisc (monovisc)
Noritate (dermatology)
Plegridy (several sclerosis)
Qsymia (anti-obesity)
Relistor (gastrointestinal)
Valcyte (anti-infective)
Viagra (erectile dysfunction
Zubsolv (opioid dependence)

— CNN’s Sam Stringer contributed to this report.

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