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(SLMPD)
Brian Kelly
January 17, 2020 - 1:40 pm
The St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department seized a large amount of cash and weapons in a drug bust in south St. Louis, Thursday.
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(Illinois State Police)
Sam Masterson
January 14, 2020 - 9:01 am
Illinois State Police say a trooper pulled over a motor home driving on Interstate-80, about 55 miles north of Peoria, Ill. on Jan. 7. The trooper requested for a K9 unit to assist after "numerous indicators of criminal activity were observed."
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Beth Coghlan
Associated Press
January 08, 2020 - 1:06 pm
Before taking recreational marijuana on a plane, you can drop it in a container just past TSA.
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Fentanyl
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Associated Press
January 08, 2020 - 10:12 am
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a man was caught this week traveling with more than 22 pounds (10 kilograms) of the synthetic opioid fentanyl in one of the largest seizures of the highly potent drug in Missouri.
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zantac heart burn relief
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Fred Bodimer
October 21, 2019 - 5:01 pm
(KMOX) — Looking for options now that the maker of the popular over-the-counter heartburn drug Zantac has officially recalled the product? Drug-maker Sanofi voluntarily recalled Zantac in the U.S. and Canada on Friday because of possible contamination with a cancer-causing chemical called NDMA. The...
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Associated Press
September 05, 2019 - 9:57 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX/AP) - A St. Louis jail guard has been charged with allowing two heroin and fentanyl dealers to use her apartment to stash their drugs and guns. Teneisha Moore, 26, was arrested Wednesday after a raid at her home and six others, all in their 30s, are charged with conspiracy to...
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August 05, 2019 - 4:53 pm
(KMOX) - Unmanned surveillance balloons are being launched to conduct "persistent surveillance" for narcotic trafficking and homeland security threats over six Midwest states. Missouri and Illinois are among the states that these 25 high-altitude, solar-powered balloons will fly over possibly...
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dentist
July 29, 2019 - 12:31 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A new Missouri law limits the amount and types of pain medications that dentists can prescribe after studies found painkillers prescribed following routine dental work are contributing to a national epidemic of opioid addiction. Gov. Mike Parson signed the bill this month...
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drugs-pills
July 15, 2019 - 5:28 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A federal judge on Monday gave preliminary approval to a settlement agreement for a lawsuit alleging that Missouri overmedicated children in foster care with psychotropic drugs. The agreement, which still needs final approval, calls for the state to make systemic changes...
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(Jackson County Sheriff's Office, Florida)
July 11, 2019 - 6:40 pm
(KMOX) - A Florida police officer faces 30 years in prison for allegedly planting drugs like meth and marijuana on drivers during traffic stops. Deputy Zachary Wester is being charged with 52 counts racketeering, false imprisonment, possession, fabricating evidence and more. While 119 people have...
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