Category Archives: Drug Crimes

Margate FL Preschool Teacher Reportedly Pleads Guilty to Conspiracy to Distribute Marijuana

A Margate FL preschool teacher allegedly admitted to being part of a conspiracy to smuggle a large amount of marijuana into Palm Beach County, Florida. According to authorities, the 39-year-old suspect served as a go-between for a Bahamian man and another individual who was supposed to receive a large shipment of drugs. After getting information… Continue Reading

Man Busted for Heroin Possession in Wilton Manors FL, Temporarily Escapes Police Custody

Wilton Manors FL police captured a suspect who had escaped police custody after being arrested earlier in the day for heroin possession. The 29-year-old suspect was initially arrested after police officers stopped him in the 2600 block of North Andrews Avenue in Wilton Manors, Florida. The suspect was riding his bike on the street; however,… Continue Reading

Pompano Beach FL Woman Arrested for Child Neglect

Police recently arrested a teenage mother who allegedly allowed her young son to be around drug paraphernalia in a Pompano Beach FL home. According to authorities, the 18-year-old suspect failed to properly care for the three-year-old victim. When police received a report about child neglect, deputies with the Broward County Sheriff’s Office went to the… Continue Reading

Former Police Officer Pleads Guilty to Carrying Gun While Selling Drugs, Sentenced in Fort Lauderdale FL Court

A former West Palm Beach police officer has been sentenced to five years in federal prison for drug and weapons offenses. Dewitt McDonald, a 46-year-old Wellington, FL man, recently appeared in a federal court in Fort Lauderdale for sentencing after pleading guilty in April to serious criminal charges. McDonald faces charges of carrying his gun… Continue Reading

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