Man accused of trying to hook wife on meth

BREMERTON — A Bremerton man is accused of secretly slipping methamphetamine into his wife’s cigarette in a plan to make her join him in addiction.

Police said the man wanted his wife to experience a meth high so she’d understand why he likes it so much. He gave her a cigarette Saturday that had been spiked with the drug.

The Kitsap Sun reported she started freaking out and he told her what he had done.

The woman called police Sunday and the 20-year-old man was arrested for investigation of assault.

The man had reportedly told friends he had a 15-point plan to get his wife addicted to meth.

More in Local News

District takes steps to secure school campuses

Safety measures have been enhanced at Hawthorne and Silver Firs elementary schools in Everett.

Local police join thousands honoring slain Canadian officer

Abbotsford Const. John Davidson was killed Nov. 6 in a shootout with a suspected car thief.

Hard work is paying off for Mariner High senior

Mey Ly has excelled in school since moving here from Cambodia; she also serves as an intrepreter.

1 arrested after SWAT team moves in on Marysville house

The incident was connected to an earlier robbery.

Darrington School Board race might come down to a coin flip

With a one-vote difference, a single ballot in Skagit County remains to be counted.

Herald photos of the week

A weekly collection of The Herald’s best images by staff photographers and… Continue reading

No easy exit from Smokey Point shopping complex

There’s just no easy exit on this one. A reader called in… Continue reading

County Council upholds ban on safe heroin injection sites

At Monday’s public hearing, more than 15 people spoke in support of the ban. No one spoke against it.

Lynnwood, Marysville, Sultan consider ban on safe injection sites

If approved, they would join Lake Stevens and Snohomish County, which have temporary bans.

Most Read