The curse of crystal meth

The vast majority of criminal cases on the Floyd County Circuit Court docket on Tuesdays are drug prosecutions — especially highly-addictive and body-destroying crystal methamphetamine. The dangerous drug is easy to manufacture out of common household ingredients and hooks users immediately. It also provides income for those who mix the drug. “The first experience might […]

A hell of a meth

In what has become a weekly staple of crime news in The Floyd Press, police discovered another rolling meth lab in a traffic stop.  Sheriff Shannon Zeman says the production and use of crystal methamphetamine is an “epidemic” in Floyd County.   He’s not exaggerating. I see cases involving the production and misuse of this […]