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Posted inPolice and Fire

Man charged with drug possession after overdose on crack cocaine

UPDATE: After completing drug treatment court on Jan. 29, 2020, Racine County Judge Peg Laufenberg dismissed the possession of cocaine charge against Christopher Dyess. The remaining three charges were also dismissed, but read in. That means that even though those charges were dismissed, a judge may consider the conduct underlying the charge in determining the sentence in […]

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Crack-Cocaine Dealer Wanted To Make His Children Happy, Police Say

Investigators from the Racine Police Department arrested a suspected crack-cocaine dealer Monday after finding drugs during a search of his house. Marcus Lee Webb, 31, of Racine, told officers he was only selling crack-cocaine to provide for and, “Make his children happy,” according to a criminal complaint. When officers searched the house, there were two […]

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Couple Accused Of Drug Dealing

A Round Lake Beach Illinois couple is accused of selling drugs after their bad driving led to a traffic stop by law enforcement officials. Michael Henderson, 40, and Dana Schneider, 39, were charged by the Racine County District Attorney’s Office on Tuesday with possession with intent to deliver cocaine and narcotic drugs, and possession of drug […]

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Police: Young Children Living in Deplorable Conditions Had Access to Cocaine

Racine police say a 34-year-old man was running a crack cocaine operation out of the home he shared with four young children who had easy access to the drugs and were living in deplorable conditions. Joshua Jenkins, of Racine, was charged Friday in Racine County Circuit Court with one felony count of possession of cocaine with the […]

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Police: Girl Breaks Into Safe for Drugs

Racine County Sheriff’s deputies say a 21-year-old Wind Point woman broke into her relative’s house to steal money for drugs. Kassandra Kostos was charged Friday in Racine County Circuit Court with one misdemeanor each of theft and possession of drug paraphernalia. If convicted, she faces up to 10 months in jail and/or up to $10,500 […]