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August 5, 2016 3:06 PM Fairfax City mayor arrested in connection with alleged meth-for-sex scheme

The mayor of Fairfax City has been arrested and charged in connection with what authorities say was a methamphetamine-for-sex scheme. Richard “Scott” Silverthorne, 50, was arrested as part of an undercover operation by police, authorities announced Friday. The scheme involved offers of meth in exchange for group sexual encounters with men, police allege 41

August 5, 2016 1:37 PM Mayor of rich DC suburb charged in 'meth-for-sex' scheme

The mayor of Fairfax, Va., a wealthy Washington suburb, was arrested on charges of distributing methamphetamines as part of an alleged "meth-for-sex" scheme, Fairfax County Police said Friday. Two others, identified as the mayor's alleged suppliers, were also arrested outside a Virginia hotel and charged with distributing methamphetamines, police said. Mayor 26

August 5, 2016 1:33 PM Virginia Mayor Richard Silverthorne Gave Meth to Undercover Cops for Sex: Police

The mayor of Fairfax City, Virginia, was arrested early Friday after police say he tried to give methamphetamine to undercover detectives in exchange for sex. Mayor Richard "Scott" Silverthorne, 50, was nabbed in the parking lot of a Crowne Plaza Hotel as part of a sting operation, the Fairfax County Police Department said in a news release. He was charged 28

August 5, 2016 12:52 PM City of Fairfax Mayor Arrested for Distributing Meth, Police Say

Richard "Scott" Silverthorne, the mayor of the City of Fairfax, has been arrested after he allegedly gave methamphetamine to an undercover detective in exchange for a sexual encounter, Fairfax County police say. Silverthorne, 50, was arrested Thursday at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Tysons Corner. Police say they received information in late July about 32

August 2, 2016 6:32 PM Body Count Rises as Philippine President Wages War on Drugs

Scribbled in block letters on a cardboard sign left near his body was the word “pusher.” His family members insist that he was not involved in the drug trade, though they said he sometimes used meth. Indirectly acknowledging criticism that his policies trample over the standard judicial process, Mr. Duterte said that human rights “cannot be used as a shield 78

July 31, 2016 3:15 PM $100,000 Powerball Ticket Sold in Connecticut: Check Your Tickets

The Connecticut Lottery says 44,528 "winning" tickets were sold here but sadly not the grand prize winning ticket. Sadly, another massive jackpot has come and gone and a Connecticut resident wasn't the winner. There isn't just one new millionaire this morning. A $2 million ticket was sold in Pennsylvania, and there were $1 million tickets sold in 10 states 50

July 24, 2016 9:52 PM Deputies: Lost Wallet Leads to 3 Drug Possession Arrests

South Louisiana authorities say a lost wallet landed three Utah men in jail on drug charges. Terrebonne Parish Sheriff Jerry Larpenter says the wallet was found at a hotel and turned in to the sheriff's office. It held a driver's license — and crystal meth. He says deputies went to the hotel and found the men with more drugs in their room, including 35

June 30, 2016 10:43 AM Minn. man beheads buddy for allegedly raping his girlfriend, cops say

Just before midnight on June 24, a police officer in the tiny northern Minnesota town of Deer River spotted a car with an obstructed license plate. When the cop tried to pull the vehicle over, however, it only accelerated. The fleeing car reached nearly 100 miles per hour as it sped along rural Minnesota roads. It flew into a ditch, then climbed out again 48

June 9, 2016 1:49 AM Expert: Kansas Shooter Had High Dose of Meth in His System

The man who killed three people before Hesston, Kansas, police fatally shot him in February is estimated to have had more than 135 times the standard dose of methamphetamine in his system. The Wichita Eagle reports ( ) that Cedric L. Ford also had three times the legal limit of alcohol for driving in his system. An autopsy shows 28

June 8, 2016 10:44 PM State Police: Man arrested with 29 grams of meth in vehicle; troopers find another 301 grams at his house

A 24-year-old Baton Rouge man who allegedly had nearly three-quarters of a pound of methamphetamine in his pockets and in his home was arrested Wednesday by State Police detectives. Louisiana State Police narcotics detectives discovered during an undercover investigation that Corey T. Gardner was distributing meth from his vehicle, said Sgt. Jared Sandifer 76