Drugs

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Children Pop Open PiƱata With Pills Inside, Boy Hospitalized

A 5-year-old boy was hospitalized this weekend after accidentally ingesting pain pills he mistook for candy.

11/24/2014

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North Texas Men Sentenced In Cocaine Case

Six North Texas men have been sentenced to federal prison for their role in a cocaine distribution operation.

11/20/2014

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37 Suspects Charged In North Texas Drug Ring

Investigators on Friday stated that more than three dozen people have been charged in a drug trafficking ring that was based out of North Texas and had ties to Oklahoma.

11/14/2014

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Convicted Drug Dealer, Busted By Arlington Police, Gets 99 Years

A convicted drug dealer has been sentenced to 99 years in prison for selling less than an ounce of cocaine to a North Texas law enforcement officer.

10/30/2014

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Indiana Brothers Convicted In Texas Drug Case

Two Indiana brothers have been convicted in a synthetic marijuana ring involving North Texas smoke shops and convenience stores.

10/29/2014

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San Antonio Gang Member Faces Execution

A farmer investigating a grass fire on a remote stretch of road near his South Texas home discovered the bodies of two men and a woman from San Antonio who had been shot, bound and wrapped in carpet that was set ablaze.

10/27/2014

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Grieving Parents Giving Teens Life Or Death Warning About Ecstasy

An impulsive decision at the Austin City Limits Music Festival cost the life of a college student from North Texas. Now, her parents are sharing a warning about drugs, to spare other families the same grief.

CBS 11–10/23/2014

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Liquid Meth Pours Into North Texas

A new twist on an old but deadly drug — liquid methamphetamine — is now pouring into and through the metroplex.

10/10/2014

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Dispose Of Your Rx Drugs At Saturday Drug “Take-Back” Events

Do you have any old or expired drugs in your medicine cabinet? This weekend you’ll have the chance to dispose of them safely. Saturday is National Prescription Drug Take Back Day.

09/27/2014

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Scandrick ‘Excited’ To Return To Cowboys

Scandrick arrived at at the club’s Valley Ranch headquarters this morning and rejoined the team as the result of the NFL reaching an agreement with the NFL Players Association on changes to its performance-enhancing drug policy.

09/17/2014

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Feds: 21 Arrested In Texas Aryan Brotherhood Drug Ring

Authorities in Texas say they’ve arrested 21 members of the Aryan Brotherhood prison gang in an alleged conspiracy to sell methamphetamine.

09/11/2014

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Officer Fires At Suspect After Being Hit By Car

A police officer in Dallas was injured on Sunday night after being tossed onto the hood of a vehicle being driven by a suspect who was thought to be making a drug sale.

09/08/2014

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