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London Bridge attack trio ‘had taken large quantities of steroids’

Members of the emergency services tend a person injured in the attack on London Bridge on 3 June 2017.

The three men who carried out the London Bridge terrorist attack had taken large quantities of steroids before killing eight people, a court has heard.

Khuram Butt, 27, Rachid Redouane, 30, and Youssef Zaghba, 22 were shot dead by police after using a van to plough into pedestrians on the bridge and then stabbing people in nearby Borough Market on 3 June last year.… Continue Reading...

London attacker took steroids before deadly rampage

Khalid Masood, the man responsible for the worst terrorist attack in London in more than a decade, kept to himself in recent years, neighbors say. But he had a checkered past involving a series of aliases and a string of convictions for violence and possession of weapons.

LONDON (Reuters) – The man who mowed down pedestrians on London’s Westminster Bridge before killing a police officer outside Britain’s parliament last year had taken steroids beforehand, a London court heard on Monday.… Continue Reading...

Bogus fitness company busted for peddling $8M in steroids

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An illegal steroids ring peddling $8 million in the drugs to more than 50 people in the metro area has been busted, authorities said Wednesday.

Nine men were arrested for using a bogus company, Wellness Fitness Nutrition, as their front, officials said.

The mastermind behind the scheme, Richard Rodriguez, 37, claimed that the business was federally licensed and FDA compliant when it made and sold anabolic steroids, authorities said.… Continue Reading...

Univ of Nebraska – Lincoln accused of selling/using steroids

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A University of Nebraska-Lincoln professor is in jail on suspicion of buying and selling steroids.

Investigators got a complaint in August that Jeffrey McCray, 43, of 1830 N. 58th St., was using and selling anabolic steroids for bodybuilding competitions, according to a probable cause affidavit for his arrest.

McCray is an associate professor at the Glenn Korff School of Music.

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Man Charged With Steroid Distribution Near Middle School

Bergen Man Charged With Steroid Distribution Near Middle School

BERGEN COUNTY, N.J. — A man was arrested and charged with distributing steroids near a Moonachie middle school after an investigation by authorities.

The Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office received information that Nicholas D’Angelo, 41, was distributing steroids and authorities found various types of anabolic steroids and syringes during a court-ordered search of his home Tuesday, Gurbir S.… Continue Reading...

Postal worker pleads guilty to importing anabolic steroids

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An employee of the Lynnfield Post Office pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court Wednesday to purchasing and importing anabolic steroids, the US Attorney’s office announced in a statement

John Psehoyas, 54, a customer service representative, was charged with one count of importing importing anabolic steroids, the statement said.

As part of a plea agreement, Psehoyas agreed to resign from the job he held for more than a year at the Lynnfield Post Office.… Continue Reading...

Project Juice: How texts and emails unravelled a massive steroid-trafficking ring

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CBSA officers measure and log vials of steroids seized by the CBSA in “Project Juice.”

Their text messages and emails carried an air of confidence.

But one by one, members of a national steroid-distribution ring became ensnared in a lengthy Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) investigation dubbed Project Juice.… Continue Reading...

High School teacher caught distributing steroids


David Darden is a science teacher at Albertville High School. He was arrested Nov. 3 on charges of unlawful distribution of a controlled substance. (Photo: Marshall County Jail)

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Albertville High School (WHNT News 19 file)

Albertville High School

MARSHALL COUNTY, Ala. – An Albertville High School teacher was arrested at his home on Thursday.  David Darden is charged with possession of a controlled substance and six counts of distribution.

The Marshall County Drug Task Force arrested Darden after serving a search warrant.  They said he was distributing testosterone and anabolic steroids.… Continue Reading...

Over half counterfeit drugs seized were anabolic steroids

Lorraine Nolan pictured with some of the seized illegal drugs.

Anabolic steroids, increasingly popular among young males to obtain a pumped-up physique, accounted for more than half of the 60,000 counterfeit units of medicine seized in a single week by Irish enforcement agencies in partnership with the Health Products Regulatory Authority (HPRA).… Continue Reading...

Steroid-fuelled personal trainer is jailed for raping one client and attempting to rape another woman

Bodybuilder and personal trainer Francis Skachill, 39, who has been jailed for 15 years for rape and attempted rape of two women

Dangerous … Francis Skachill described himself as a ‘caveman’ as he attacked one of his victims

A STEROID-fuelled personal trainer who raped one of his clients and then attempted to rape another woman while he was still on bail for the first attack has been jailed.

“Caveman” Francis Skachill, 39, who had a history of violence, took cocaine and anabolic steroids to increase his sexual appetite before committing his sick crimes.… Continue Reading...