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‘El Wingador’ Arrested In New Jersey On Drug Charges

A New Jersey man famous for winning several wing eating titles is behind bars facing drug charges.

06/19/2012

(Officials announced the seizure of 28 kilos, about 62 pounds, of cocaine.  Credit: Mark Abrams)

Cocaine, Cars, Cash, Guns Seized, 17 Arrested, in NY-to-Phila. Cocaine Probe

Authorities say the distribution ring sent couriers via the New Jersey Turnpike from New York to Philadelphia, to bring the cocaine by car or SUV in secret, specially installed compartments to points in Northeast Philadelphia and elsewhere.

05/30/2012

Pennsylvania Man Pleads Guilty In Cocaine Smuggling Conspiracy

Twenty-five-year-old Roumik Banerjee of Kennett Square, Pa., entered the plea on Tuesday.

05/29/2012

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Former Hatboro Police Detective Accused Of Theft

The Pennsylvania Attorney General says a former Hatboro police detective is under arrest accused of using his position of authority to steal evidence and use confidential informants to buy drugs for his personal use.

05/17/2012

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Philadelphia Police Seek Help Finding Fugitives

Police in Philadelphia are searching for two fugitives they say are connected to the homicide of a nine-month-old baby last year.

04/13/2012

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Biggest Cocaine Seizure in Philadelphia International Airport History

What started out as a typical bag inspection by officers on Sunday turned into an historic discovery in the three duffel bags arriving on a flight from Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

01/11/2012

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Wildwood Authorities Remove Synthetic Drugs Labeled As ‘Bath Salts’ on Boardwalk

Authorities say they’ve removed some 1,400 packets of synthetic drugs labeled as “bath salts” and similar products from shops on the Wildwood boardwalk.

07/12/2011

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Accused Philadelphia-Area Cocaine Dealers Waive Hearing, Will Go To Trial

At the top of the ladder are brothers Anthony and Michael Dennis and James Adams, who prosecutors say supplied cocaine to mid-level drug dealers who in turn sold the product on the streets of Chester and Montgomery counties and the city of Philadelphia.

07/06/2011

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Dozens Arrested As 3-County Philadelphia Area Cocaine Ring Is Busted

Law enforcement authorities executed raids last month on more than twenty locations in three counties, seizing more than four pounds of cocaine worth more than $200, 000, plus more than $76,000 in cash, 12 firearms, a bulletproof vest, cars, a powerboat, and drug paraphernalia.

06/15/2011

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Baggage Handler Sentenced To 5 Years For Attempted Cocaine Smuggling

A 40-year-old former US Air baggage handler has been sentenced to prison for conspiring to smuggle cocaine in to the country on a US Air flight to Philadelphia from Jamaica in 2009.

04/09/2011

Police Arrest Delaware Man, Woman On Drug Charges

New Castle County police say they have arrested a man and a woman on drug charges following a monthlong investigation.

03/17/2011

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Former Montco School Official Pleads Guilty To Sexting Boys

A former vice principal in the North Penn School District has admitted in Montgomery County Court that he texted sexually explicit messages to a pair of 13-year-old boys who were students at the school.

03/16/2011

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Wilmington Police Find $1,400 Worth Of Marijuana, Cocaine During Traffic Stop

Wilmington Police seized 68 bags of marijuana and one bag of cocaine worth nearly $1,400 from a vehicle while they conducted a routine traffic stop Saturday morning.

03/05/2011

(New Jersey attorney general Paula Dow at Wednesday's press conference.  Photo by John McDevitt)

15 Men Busted In Major South Jersey Drug Sweep

New Jersey’s attorney general today announced a major drug bust in South Camden with ties to a local street gang.

02/23/2011

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Delaware Father Takes 3-Year-Old Son On Drug Buy

Authorities in New Castle County have arrested a man after he attempted to deliver flour and sell it as cocaine with his 3-year-old son Wednesday, police say.

01/27/2011

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