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 […]

Mom, Daughter Arrested For Selling Crack Cocaine

A mother and her daughter were arrested by the Racine County Sheriff’s Department Metro Drug Unit after the pair were found with crack cocaine and drug packaging materials. Marlena D. Banks,41, of Racine and her daughter, were arrested shortly before 2 p.m. Wednesday. They had 22 grams of crack, a scale, prescription medications and materials, police say, […]

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 […]

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 […]