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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Florida man awarded $37k after cops mistake glazed donut crumbs for methlikely sugar from Krispy Kreme doughnuts he'd eaten, but roadside drug tests we
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 22 hours ago
likely sugar from Krispy Kreme doughnuts he'd eaten, but roadside drug tests were positive for the illegal substance. A state crime lab test cleared Rushing several weeks later, and he filed a lawsuit. Orlando police ended up training more than... Read more
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Boston Globe
Report finds state lab withheld breathalyzer test resultsThe head of a state crime lab office was fired Monday after investigators found
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
The head of a state crime lab office was fired Monday after investigators found that staff withheld exculpatory evidence from defense lawyers in thousands of drunk-driving cases since 2011, a disclosure that could threaten many convictions. In a... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Portland police warning community about counterfeit prescription drugsAlprazolam and other well-known prescription drugs. Some of the drugs seized b
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 2 days ago
Alprazolam and other well-known prescription drugs. Some of the drugs seized by officers were sent to the Oregon State Crime Lab, and testing showed that some of the drugs contained potent substances that could lead to overdoes, including... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Man Awarded $37.5K After Police Mistook Doughnut Glaze for Methlikely sugar from Krispy Kreme doughnuts he'd eaten, but roadside drug tests we
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 2 days ago
likely sugar from Krispy Kreme doughnuts he'd eaten, but roadside drug tests were positive for the illegal substance. A state crime lab test cleared Rushing several weeks later, and he filed a lawsuit. Orlando police ended up training more than... Read more
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CBS News
Man arrested for doughnut glaze "meth" gets settlementlikely sugar from Krispy Kreme doughnuts he'd eaten, but roadside drug tests we
CBS News / Posted 2 days ago
likely sugar from Krispy Kreme doughnuts he'd eaten, but roadside drug tests were positive for the illegal substance. A state crime lab test cleared Rushing several weeks later, and he filed a lawsuit. Orlando police ended up training more than... Read more
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International Business Times
A confused police officer thought doughnut glaze was meth in a costly mistake for Rushing who said that he had never smoked a cigarette before, and had never
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
for Rushing who said that he had never smoked a cigarette before, and had never taken drugs. Several weeks later, the state crime lab cleared him of the allegations and all charges against him were dropped. But Rushing decided to take action... Read more
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11 News Houston
Man arrested after police mistook doughnut glaze for meth awarded $37,500likely sugar from Krispy Kreme doughnuts he'd eaten, but roadside drug tests we
11 News Houston / Posted 2 days ago
likely sugar from Krispy Kreme doughnuts he'd eaten, but roadside drug tests were positive for the illegal substance. A state crime lab test cleared Rushing several weeks later, and he filed a lawsuit. Orlando police ended up training more than... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Man arrested after police mistook doughnut glaze for meth awarded $37,500likely sugar from Krispy Kreme doughnuts he'd eaten, but roadside drug tests we
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 2 days ago
likely sugar from Krispy Kreme doughnuts he'd eaten, but roadside drug tests were positive for the illegal substance. A state crime lab test cleared Rushing several weeks later, and he filed a lawsuit. Orlando police ended up training more than... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Man arrested after police mistook doughnut glaze for meth awarded $37,500likely sugar from Krispy Kreme doughnuts he'd eaten, but roadside drug tests we
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 2 days ago
likely sugar from Krispy Kreme doughnuts he'd eaten, but roadside drug tests were positive for the illegal substance. A state crime lab test cleared Rushing several weeks later, and he filed a lawsuit. Orlando police ended up training more than... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Florida man arrested for doughnut glaze gets $37,500likely sugar from Krispy Kreme doughnuts he'd eaten, but roadside drug tests we
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 2 days ago
likely sugar from Krispy Kreme doughnuts he'd eaten, but roadside drug tests were positive for the illegal substance. A state crime lab test cleared Rushing several weeks later, and he filed a lawsuit. Orlando police ended up training more than... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Man Arrested After Police Mistook Doughnut Glaze for Meth Awarded $37,500likely sugar from Krispy Kreme doughnuts he'd eaten, but roadside drug tests we
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
likely sugar from Krispy Kreme doughnuts he'd eaten, but roadside drug tests were positive for the illegal substance. A state crime lab test cleared Rushing several weeks later, and he filed a lawsuit. Orlando police ended up training more than... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Florida man arrested for doughnut glaze gets $37,500likely sugar from Krispy Kreme doughnuts he'd eaten, but roadside drug tests we
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 2 days ago
likely sugar from Krispy Kreme doughnuts he'd eaten, but roadside drug tests were positive for the illegal substance. A state crime lab test cleared Rushing several weeks later, and he filed a lawsuit. Orlando police ended up training more than... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Florida man arrested for doughnut glaze gets $37,500likely sugar from Krispy Kreme doughnuts he'd eaten, but roadside drug tests we
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 days ago
likely sugar from Krispy Kreme doughnuts he'd eaten, but roadside drug tests were positive for the illegal substance. A state crime lab test cleared Rushing several weeks later, and he filed a lawsuit. Orlando police ended up training more than... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Man arrested after police mistook doughnut glaze for meth awarded $37,500likely sugar from Krispy Kreme doughnuts he'd eaten, but roadside drug tests we
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 2 days ago
likely sugar from Krispy Kreme doughnuts he'd eaten, but roadside drug tests were positive for the illegal substance. A state crime lab test cleared Rushing several weeks later, and he filed a lawsuit. Orlando police ended up training more than... Read more
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New York Post
Man gets settlement after cops mistake Krispy Kremes for methfor possession of methamphetamine after two roadside drug tests tested positive
New York Post / Posted 2 days ago
for possession of methamphetamine after two roadside drug tests tested positive for an illegal substance. Weeks later, a state crime lab cleared Rushing of the drug allegations and charges against him were dropped. Rushing told the Orlando... Read more
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Daily Mail
Florida man reaches settlement after cops mistook donut glaze for methwas charged with possession of methamphetamine with a firearm and spent 10 hour
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
was charged with possession of methamphetamine with a firearm and spent 10 hours in jail before being released on bond. A state crime lab test cleared Rushing several weeks later and charges were dropped. Despite the ordeal, Rushing told... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Firearms expert testifies as Strawn murder trial ends second weekmotion from Soutiere to exclude evidence and testimony from Robert Shem, the no
Juneau Empire / Posted 3 days ago
motion from Soutiere to exclude evidence and testimony from Robert Shem, the now-retired firearms expert of the Alaska State Crime Lab. With Soutiere now a bystander and watching from the gallery, Strawn failed to argue well enough to exclude... Read more
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asianage
Man arrested for doughnut glaze gets $37,500likely sugar from Krispy Kreme doughnuts he'd eaten, but roadside drug tests we
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
likely sugar from Krispy Kreme doughnuts he'd eaten, but roadside drug tests were positive for the illegal substance. A state crime lab test cleared Rushing several weeks later, and he filed a lawsuit. Orlando police ended up training more than... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Sweet deal! Man arrested for 'meth-like' donut glaze awarded $37,500likely sugar from Krispy Kreme doughnuts he'd eaten, but roadside drug tests we
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
likely sugar from Krispy Kreme doughnuts he'd eaten, but roadside drug tests were positive for the illegal substance. A state crime lab test cleared Rushing several weeks later, and he filed a lawsuit. Orlando police ended up training more than... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Florida man arrested for doughnut glaze gets $37,500likely sugar from Krispy Kreme doughnuts he'd eaten, but roadside drug tests we
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 4 days ago
likely sugar from Krispy Kreme doughnuts he'd eaten, but roadside drug tests were positive for the illegal substance. A state crime lab test cleared Rushing several weeks later, and he filed a lawsuit. Orlando police ended up training more than... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Florida man gets US$37.5M settlement for being wrongfully arrested after cop mistook Krispy Kreme donut glaze for methwas likely sugar from Krispy Kreme donuts he’d eaten, but roadside drug tests w
Calgary Sun / Posted 4 days ago
was likely sugar from Krispy Kreme donuts he’d eaten, but roadside drug tests were positive for the illegal substance. A state crime lab test cleared Rushing several weeks later, and he filed a lawsuit. Orlando police ended up training more than... Read more
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Philly.com
Sweet: Man arrested for doughnut glaze gets $37,500likely sugar from Krispy Kreme doughnuts he'd eaten, but roadside drug tests we
Philly.com / Posted 4 days ago
likely sugar from Krispy Kreme doughnuts he'd eaten, but roadside drug tests were positive for the illegal substance. A state crime lab test cleared Rushing several weeks later, and he filed a lawsuit. Orlando police ended up training more than... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Sweet: Man arrested for doughnut glaze gets $37,500likely sugar from Krispy Kreme doughnuts he’d eaten, but roadside drug tests we
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 4 days ago
likely sugar from Krispy Kreme doughnuts he’d eaten, but roadside drug tests were positive for the illegal substance. A state crime lab test cleared Rushing several weeks later, and he filed a lawsuit. Orlando police ended up training more than... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Sweet: Man arrested for doughnut glaze gets $37 500likely sugar from Krispy Kreme doughnuts he'd eaten, but roadside drug tests we
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 4 days ago
likely sugar from Krispy Kreme doughnuts he'd eaten, but roadside drug tests were positive for the illegal substance. A state crime lab test cleared Rushing several weeks later, and he filed a lawsuit. Orlando police ended up training more than... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Coroner identifies man killed during incident with Biloxi policeof Biloxi. It’s still unclear who fired the fatal shot. Hargrove said he’s wai
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 6 days ago
of Biloxi. It’s still unclear who fired the fatal shot. Hargrove said he’s waiting on the pathology report from the state crime lab to say whose gun killed Dronet. We're told one Biloxi police officer has been placed on administrative leave... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Coroner identifies man killed during incident with Biloxi policeof Biloxi. It’s still unclear who fired the fatal shot. Hargrove said he’s wai
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 6 days ago
of Biloxi. It’s still unclear who fired the fatal shot. Hargrove said he’s waiting on the pathology report from the state crime lab to say whose gun killed Dronet. We're told one Biloxi police officer has been placed on administrative leave... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Sheriff releases new details in murder investigation, says victim was beaten to deathSheriff Counts said formal charges have not yet been filed against Shirley. Ba
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 7 days ago
Sheriff Counts said formal charges have not yet been filed against Shirley. Ballard's body has been taken to the Arkansas State Crime Lab for an autopsy. Sheriff Counts said Amanda Shirley was initially transported to a trauma center in serious... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Kentucky gets $3 million grant to investigate sexual assaultinstances, local law enforcement agencies dropped the investigation for some re
The Middletown Press / Posted 7 days ago
instances, local law enforcement agencies dropped the investigation for some reason. With no pending investigation, the state crime lab sent the rape kits back to the agency that collected it. Now, state officials are asking for those rape kits... Read more
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CBS 58 Milwaukee
Home of ex-head of Democratic Party searched after overdosemessages from The Associated Press on Wednesday. Fitchburg police Lt. Don Bomk
CBS 58 Milwaukee / Posted 7 days ago
messages from The Associated Press on Wednesday. Fitchburg police Lt. Don Bomkamp said authorities sent evidence to the state crime lab for testing and are still collecting evidence from a cellphone. "We'd like to know where the drugs came... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
NC police officers attend training on the dangers of fentanyljust using it and overdosing," Brown said. Forensic sciences instructor Ann Ha
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 7 days ago
just using it and overdosing," Brown said. Forensic sciences instructor Ann Hamlin is seeing more fentanyl cases at the state crime lab, which means more officers are coming in close contact with the drug before they know what it is. "They need... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Home of ex-head of Democratic Party searched after overdosemessages from The Associated Press on Wednesday. Fitchburg police Lt. Don Bomk
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 7 days ago
messages from The Associated Press on Wednesday. Fitchburg police Lt. Don Bomkamp said authorities sent evidence to the state crime lab for testing and are still collecting evidence from a cellphone. “We’d like to know where the drugs came... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Kentucky gets $3 million grant to investigate sexual assaultalso pay for another Kentucky State Police detective focused on sexual assaults
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 7 days ago
also pay for another Kentucky State Police detective focused on sexual assaults. And it will pay for more people at the state crime lab to test rape kits. Rape kits contain physical evidence collected from victims in the hours after a sexual... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Kentucky gets $3 million grant to investigate sexual assaultalso pay for another Kentucky State Police detective focused on sexual assaults
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 7 days ago
also pay for another Kentucky State Police detective focused on sexual assaults. And it will pay for more people at the state crime lab to test rape kits. Rape kits contain physical evidence collected from victims in the hours after a sexual... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Human Remains Found in Pine Bluff Identified15, 2017. The remains were found on Sept. 27 in the 2200 block of W. 30th Stre
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 7 days ago
15, 2017. The remains were found on Sept. 27 in the 2200 block of W. 30th Street. The PBPD says the identification at the State Crime Lab was made by clothing, articles found with the remains, and by comparing surgical implants against the medical... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Kentucky gets $3 million grant to investigate sexual assaultalso pay for another Kentucky State Police detective focused on sexual assaults
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
also pay for another Kentucky State Police detective focused on sexual assaults. And it will pay for more people at the state crime lab to test rape kits. Rape kits contain physical evidence collected from victims in the hours after a sexual... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Skeletal remains found in Pine Bluff identified as missing manSeptember 27, the remains were found in a field on the 2200 block of West 30th
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 7 days ago
September 27, the remains were found in a field on the 2200 block of West 30th Avenue. On Wednesday, the Arkansas State Crime Lab notified the Pine Bluff Police Department that the remains were identified as 39-year-old William... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Train hits car, kills driver in Cross Countyshortly after 9 a.m. The train hit the driver's side of Aldridge's vehicle. A
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 7 days ago
shortly after 9 a.m. The train hit the driver's side of Aldridge's vehicle. Aldridge's body was taken to the Arkansas State Crime Lab. No other injuries were reported in the incident. Copyright 2017 KAIT. All rights reserved. Watch Region 8... Read more
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WJFW Rhinelander
Police send details of Phelps homicide case to DA's Office; family still searching for answersreasons. Luann's body sat in the woods overnight, it rained, and they had no wi
WJFW Rhinelander / Posted 7 days ago
reasons. Luann's body sat in the woods overnight, it rained, and they had no witnesses. Pieces of evidence went to the state crime lab as well as the FBI lab. Schmidt says those things take time, but that they want to make sure things are done... Read more
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The Madison County Journal
Elderly woman found in pond; death ruled accidental86, of Spratlin Mill Road, Hull, was found dead in a pond at her residence Frid
The Madison County Journal / Posted 7 days ago
86, of Spratlin Mill Road, Hull, was found dead in a pond at her residence Friday around 5 p.m. Her body was sent to the state crime lab for examination. County coroner Julie Phillips said Tuesday that a medical examiner with the state office... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas man killed after train hits SUVbefore 9:10 a.m. The train reportedly hit the driver's side of the man’s 2003
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
before 9:10 a.m. The train reportedly hit the driver's side of the man’s 2003 Saturn VUE. His body was taken to the state Crime Lab. Conditions at the time of the crash were reportedly clear and dry. At least 388 people have died on... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Judge finds probable cause to charge father in son's deathfour-month-old Anderson Smith was taken to a Jonesboro hospital where he later
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 8 days ago
four-month-old Anderson Smith was taken to a Jonesboro hospital where he later died. The child's body was sent to the state crime lab for an autopsy. The autopsy, according to court documents, showed the boy sustained "traumatic brain... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Names Released in Faulkner Co. Murder-Suicideof the incident was a mobile home in the 200 block of Hwy. 89N. The Sheriff's
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 8 days ago
of the incident was a mobile home in the 200 block of Hwy. 89N. The Sheriff's Office is awaiting results from the Arkansas State Crime Lab and says the incident is still under investigation. Update: FAULKNER COUNTY, Ark. - The Faulkner County... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
New info released in bizarre incident that left Arkansas woman deadsubstance made the woman act irrationally. Twist was pronounced dead at a Morri
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 8 days ago
substance made the woman act irrationally. Twist was pronounced dead at a Morrilton hospital and her body was sent to the state Crime Lab for an autopsy. State police said Monday that toxicology tests can take weeks. State records showed that a... Read more
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FOX News
Deputy uses chemical agent, stun gun; woman dies handcuffedsubstance made the woman act irrationally. Twist was pronounced dead at a Morri
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
substance made the woman act irrationally. Twist was pronounced dead at a Morrilton hospital and her body was sent to the state Crime Lab for an autopsy. State police said Monday that toxicology tests can take weeks. State records showed that a... Read more
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FOX News
Deputy uses chemical agent, stun gun; woman dies handcuffedsubstance made the woman act irrationally. Twist was pronounced dead at a Morri
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
substance made the woman act irrationally. Twist was pronounced dead at a Morrilton hospital and her body was sent to the state Crime Lab for an autopsy. State police said Monday that toxicology tests can take weeks. State records showed that a... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
New details on remains found near Tchoutacabouffa Riverthe identity won’t be released until scientists do a more thorough analysis of
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 9 days ago
the identity won’t be released until scientists do a more thorough analysis of the bones. The remains will be taken to the state crime lab Tuesday. The remains were found in a hammock near an area on the Tchoutacabouffa River known as “Hurricane... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
New details on remains found near Tchoutacabouffa Riverthe identity won’t be released until scientists do a more thorough analysis of
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 9 days ago
the identity won’t be released until scientists do a more thorough analysis of the bones. The remains will be taken to the state crime lab Tuesday. The remains were found in a hammock near an area on the Tchoutacabouffa River known as “Hurricane... Read more
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The Natchez Democrat
Sheriff: Mississippi man, 71, found dead inside his truckoff the levee road. Brent was found Sunday afternoon in a Chevrolet pickup with
The Natchez Democrat / Posted 9 days ago
off the levee road. Brent was found Sunday afternoon in a Chevrolet pickup with a disabled license plate. Pace said the cause of death was the wreck, but the state crime lab will conduct an autopsy. ___ Information from: WAPT-TV, http://www.wap... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
If it looks like meth, it might as well be meth, Utah appeals court rulesbeen stronger if it had included scientific evidence (field test results or, be
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 9 days ago
been stronger if it had included scientific evidence (field test results or, better yet, more definitive results from the State Crime Lab) that the substance found in Homer’s backpack was in fact methamphetamine. But such scientific evidence is... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Mississippi man, 71, found dead inside his truckSunday afternoon in a Chevrolet pickup with a disabled license plate. Pace sai
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 9 days ago
Sunday afternoon in a Chevrolet pickup with a disabled license plate. Pace said the cause of death was the wreck, but the state crime lab will conduct an autopsy. Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be... Read more
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