Police: 2 arrested with 27 pounds of meth hidden in truck

Police: 2 arrested with 27 pounds of meth hidden in truck

Portland police on Monday arrested two men and seized 27 pounds of methamphetamine from their pickup truck.Investigators said they also found about two pounds of heroin.Juan Hernandez-Sanchez, 29, and Jorge Luis Canela-Perez, 36, each face charges of distribution and possession of meth and heroin. Officers stopped the pickup truck on Southeast 93rd Avenue for a traffic violation around 5 p.m. Monday, according to police bureau spokesman, Sgt. Pete Simpson. Officers requested a drug-sniffing K-9 at…

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Missing Md. Man May Need Medication

Missing Md. Man May Need Medication

Prince George’s County Police need your help finding a 59-year-old Upper Marlboro man who has been missing since Sunday. Nathaniel Lockley was last seen in the 8600 block of Monmouth Drive at 9:30 a.m. Lockley is 5 feet 2 inches tall and weighs 160 pounds. He was last seen wearing a gray jacket with a black leather stripe, navy blue sweatpants, and white and gray Pumas. Police say Lockley may be in need of medication.

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Las Vegas Strip leads drop in gambling revenue in February

Las Vegas Strip leads drop in gambling revenue in February

State regulators say Nevada casinos won less in February than a year ago with the Las Vegas Strip leading the drop. The Nevada Gaming Control Board reported Tuesday that the state’s casino’s won 1.08 percent less than a year ago in February with $916 million total.The amount casinos won from gamblers during the month rose everywhere except the Las Vegas Strip where winnings declined 4.38 percent to $531 million. The state says fees collected by…

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Burglary leads to Portland police chase, crash

Burglary leads to Portland police chase, crash

Police responding to reports of a burglary in the 4400 block Southeast Johnson Creek Boulevard chased suspects in a pickup towing a trailer to the east end of the Burnside Bridge.The pursuit started about 6 a.m. after Portland and Milwaukie police spotted the truck leaving the parking lot of Maids By Trade and started a traffic stop, said Sgt. Pete Simpson. The chase was captured live by KGW’s Sky8 helicopter. The driver of the truck…

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D.C. Mayor to Deliver Her 1st ‘State of the District’ Speech

D.C. Mayor to Deliver Her 1st ‘State of the District’ Speech

District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser is set to deliver her first “State of the District” speech. The Democratic mayor will speak to residents and supporters at the Lincoln Theatre. Bowser took office in January, succeeding Vincent Gray, whom she defeated in last year’s Democratic primary. Bowser attracted national attention in February by defying Congress and implementing a voter-approved initiative that legalizes possession of small amounts of marijuana. She’s also dealt with a fatal accident…

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3 on the run after leading police on 2 chases in southeast Houston

3 on the run after leading police on 2 chases in southeast Houston

  Houston police are searching for three men who led them on two different chases in southeast Houston.The first police chase began around 11 p.m. Sunday at a Valero gas station on Long Drive and Wayside Avenue, where police said the two suspects carjacked a man. The victim said the men stole his Chevrolet pickup truck and drove off. Houston police later tracked down the Chevy, but when they tried to pull it over, the…

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Immaculate ’57 Chevy Bel Air stolen from Gresham man

Immaculate ’57 Chevy Bel Air stolen from Gresham man

  A restored 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air was stolen from a Gresham man last week. Steve Burnside had the historic car stored in a trailer that was taken from his home overnight Wednesday. Thieves cut locks to steal the car.The Bel Air was like one he owned in high school, Burnside said, and he’s had this one for 18 years. “I hope it can be found,” he told KGW. “I’d love to have it back….

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Woman Killed In Three-Vehicle Crash in Burke, Va.

Woman Killed In Three-Vehicle Crash in Burke, Va.

  A 19-year-old woman died Sunday after she lost control of her car in the Burke area of Fairfax County. According to police, Dilbar Noory of Woodbridge was traveling south on Lee Chapel Road, just south of the Fairfax County Parkway, when she lost control of her 2004 Honda Accord. Police say Noory then crossed into the oncoming lanes of traffic and struck a 2012 Infinity EX35. Noory’s car struck a second vehicle before coming…

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California High-Speed Rail Authority Cleared To Seize 8 More Properties

California High-Speed Rail Authority Cleared To Seize 8 More Properties

The agency overseeing California’s high-speed rail project won permission from a separate state board to begin eminent domain proceedings against eight properties in Fresno that are needed to build the line’s initial segment. Three of the eight properties are businesses, while five are vacant lots or vacant buildings, said California High-Speed Rail Authority spokeswoman Lisa Marie Alley. The rail authority must acquire 381 Central Valley properties to build the initial 21-mile segment. It now has…

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Wings of Freedom lands in Houston this weekend

Wings of Freedom lands in Houston this weekend

The Wings of Freedom tour has landed again and this weekend you can see it at Hooks Memorial Airport. The Massachusetts-based traveling museum features aircraft from World War II and Vietnam. For 91-year-old Hy Gordon, of Houston, the memories came flooding back. He served as an airplane mechanic with the U.S. Army during World War II and worked on B-24’s like the one on the tour. “You couldn’t destroy that plane,” he said. “It’s built…

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3 men rescued from flood waters in Conroe

3 men rescued from flood waters in Conroe

Three men are safe after flood waters trapped them inside their home.Conroe police rushed to a home Tuesday around 9 p.m. on Sapp Road and SH 105 after a man reported he was trapped inside by rising water.Montgomery Country and Conroe fire departments were able to save the men along with two dogs. This comes after several days of rain, causing the inflow to bring the Lake Conroe Dam to 201.9 feet, almost a foot…

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Portland dog daycare employee accused of throwing dog

Portland dog daycare employee accused of throwing dog

An employee at a dog daycare is accused of throwing his own dog at a Beaverton skate park. Daniel Bulzacchelli was arrested for second degree animal abuse. The reported incident happened around 3 p.m. Monday at a Tualatin Hills Parks & Recreation District skate park at 15707 SW Walker Road and involved Bulzacchelli and his one-year-old blue heeler named Blucifer.”All of a sudden the owner walks up and yelled at him and grabbed him by…

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Student, 16, Arrested for Allegedly Having Knife at Montgomery County School

Student, 16, Arrested for Allegedly Having Knife at Montgomery County School

A 16-year-old student was arrested for allegedly having a knife at a Montgomery County high school Wednesday morning. Montgomery County Police said the student was arrested at Seneca Valley High School in Germantown, Maryland. The school resource officer found the knife after searching the student. The student was taken into custody and is being questioned. The school was under a temporary lockdown.

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Two men linked to three deadly shootings in southwest Houston

Two men linked to three deadly shootings in southwest Houston

Crime Stoppers has released composite sketches of two men believed to be linked to at least three deadly shootings in southwest Houston.Investigators believe the two men are responsible for the shooting death of Daniel Martinez on Oct. 31, 2014. Martinez and a witness were walking to their apartment from a store in the 9600 block of South Gessner when they were confronted by a man with a gun. The witness feared for his life and…

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4,500 gallons of sewage flood downtown Portland apt.

4,500 gallons of sewage flood downtown Portland apt.

Residents were dealing with a stinky mess Monday after thousands of gallons of raw sewage flooded the basement at the Whitmarsh Building at Southwest 11th and Park in downtown Portland.The City of Portland took responsibility for the mess. “A city sewer line got clogged and backed up into the basement of the building,” said Linc Mann, with the Portland Bureau of Environmental Services.Mann says 4,500 gallons of sewage flooded the basement, four to six-inches deep.”There’s…

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