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An investigation that began in 2019 resulted in a major drug bust, and now 11 people, seven from Cincinnati, have been indicted by a federal jury. The investigation included the DEA Cincinnati field office, the FBI and the Hamilton County Regional Enforcement Narcotics Unit. || RELATED: Police Find 66 Pounds Of Cocaine Found On Beach […]

CLEVELAND– There were eight overdose deaths in the county over Memorial Day weekend, according to the Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner’s Office. Fentanyl is likely to blame. The fatalities happened from May 24 to May 27. Victims’ ages ranged from 41 to 65, and most were from Cleveland. “I’m deeply concerned about the number of overdose […]

Somebody come get Kodak Black! Now he’s claiming that his GPS took him the wrong way and that is why he was caught will guns and drugs in his car. SMH via TMZ As we told you, the rapper set out Wednesday to drive himself from Detroit to Boston, punched the destination into his GPS, […]

PAINESVILLE, OH (WOIO) – The man who struck and killed a Mentor police officer last June was sentenced to 11 and a half years Friday morning. On March 1, 2019, Brian Anthony pleaded guilty to aggravated vehicular homicide, OVI, failure to change lanes when approaching stationary public safety vehicles and failure to stop after an accident. Anthony, […]

LORAIN, Ohio — Hundreds, if not thousands, of needles were found at a Lorain home where two men died from an opioid overdose this week, according to the Lorain Police Department. On Wednesday, police responded to a home on West 26th Street and found two men lying on a tattered mattress on the floor in […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The Ohio State Highway Patrol alleges that a large amount of cocaine found in the trunk of a ride hailing vehicle belonged to a passenger at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport. According to a criminal complaint filed with the U.S. District Court, Diontae Hill did knowingly possess 11 pounds of cocaine with […]

Dallas Cowboys defensive lineman David Irving was suspended for the third time last week after violating the league’s drug policy, and now he’s announced that he’s ready to retire from the NFL. In a live stream on his Instagram account, Irving let his fans know about his decision. “Basically guys, I quit,” he explained. “They […]

The drugs that caused the overdose of Pittsburgh rapper Mac Miller earlier this year have been revealed as cocaine and Fentanyl, according to TMZ. The LA County Coroner’s Office has released its findings of Mac’s autopsy, noting that the rapper died from “mixed drug toxicity,” finding the stimulant cocaine and the painkiller Fentanyl, as well as alcohol. Incidentally, Fentanyl overdose […]

The Conners, to my surprise, premiered Tuesday night. Marking the continuation of the since-canceled Roseanne revival, original series star and executive producer Roseanne Barr marked the occasion (which, as expected, included the death of Barr’s character) with a predictable tweet about being alive. Barr also shared a full-length statement on the Conners premiere in conjunction with friend Rabbi Shmuley Boteach. “While we wish the […]

MILLBURY, Ohio – An Ohio traffic stop led to the arrest of a Canadian man and the recovery of around $6.3 million worth of cocaine on Tuesday morning. Larbi Benkaddour, 46, of Quebec, was charged with possession and trafficking cocaine. Just after 11:17 a.m., troopers pulled over a Chrysler 300 with California plates for a lane change […]

The singer’s cousin and drummer Charles “Chazz” Smith is outraged at his inner circle, not at “the DEA and the investigators and all of the law enforcement people,” for not speaking up on what really went on behind his death.   No criminal charges will be filed in relation to Prince’s April 2016 death, Carver County […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Research published this week by the Journal of the American Medical Association suggests in states where marijuana is legal, the amount of opioids being prescribed is lower. In the U.S., 90 people a day die from an opioid overdose, according to the JAMA article. Lawmakers are scrambling for solutions and this research may […]