Small monkey rescued during drug bust

Small monkey rescued during drug bust

There are 9 comments on the WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg story from Aug 4, 2013, titled Small monkey rescued during drug bust. In it, WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg reports that:

Sheriff's deputies discovered the monkey - a 2-year-old female named Penny - during an investigation at a house in the 31600 block of Christy Way at about 6:30 p.m. Friday.

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“We're all Bozos on this bus”

Since: Jan 07

Indianapolis, IN

#1 Aug 4, 2013
He got monkey finger
He shoot Coca Cola
He say I know you, you know me
One thing I can tell you is
You got to be free

.. in 3 to 5 years.

“A *wink* and a smile!!”

Since: Apr 10

USA

#2 Aug 4, 2013
I guess that saying is true when you use drugs...

I got a monkey on my back..:)

Or I should say had a monkey...

“Denny Crain”

Since: Jan 11

Location hidden

#3 Aug 4, 2013
Ohio Cowgirl wrote:
I guess that saying is true when you use drugs...
I got a monkey on my back..:)
Or I should say had a monkey...
Reality is for people who can't handle drugs. I was lucky growing up. Drugs had not hit the culture yet. I was in the Navy when drugs and Hippies and love in hit. What a terrible shame and what a disgrace that movies and music made it seem cool to take drugs

“A *wink* and a smile!!”

Since: Apr 10

USA

#4 Aug 4, 2013
Denny CranesPlace wrote:
<quoted text>Reality is for people who can't handle drugs. I was lucky growing up. Drugs had not hit the culture yet. I was in the Navy when drugs and Hippies and love in hit. What a terrible shame and what a disgrace that movies and music made it seem cool to take drugs
I've seen it destroy many, one of my 5 brothes was addicted for 17 yrs...It's a terrible and helpless thing to watch..

“Denny Crain”

Since: Jan 11

Location hidden

#5 Aug 4, 2013
Ohio Cowgirl wrote:
<quoted text>
I've seen it destroy many, one of my 5 brothes was addicted for 17 yrs...It's a terrible and helpless thing to watch..
I can't understand why any one starts taking that poison. Damn shame:(

“A *wink* and a smile!!”

Since: Apr 10

USA

#6 Aug 4, 2013
Denny CranesPlace wrote:
<quoted text>I can't understand why any one starts taking that poison. Damn shame:(
I'm not going to lie here Denny I've experimented myself in the past but it never became a habit. For him he was in high school, hanging with ones who used and thats how it started for him.
He's been clean for over 5 yrs now but damn it took 6 months in jail where he detoxed and 2 rehabs to get him clean and sober.

Everytime I talk to him on the phone or go to Ky to visit him I still look for all the red flags, I think I always will.

“Hippie Single DAD, vet, Honest”

Since: Apr 11

Steamboat Sprgs Colorado

#7 Aug 4, 2013

Have seen monkeys while I was all doped up.but they were gone whenever I woke up or sobered up.

I agree with Denny & Cowgirl in above statements. Even with 19yrs sober, I still have many reminders of my past. More dead or wasted friends & family than seem plausible in print.
Denny I was a full time user,abuser In the Navy,made a lot more hustling than they paid me too.
Their sensationalizing & promoting alcohol use/abuse probably didn't help my patterns either lol
I hope anyone having issues or their family dealing with them seeks the best help they can find. Rick
toobad

Du Quoin, IL

#8 Aug 5, 2013
Denny CranesPlace wrote:
<quoted text>Reality is for people who can't handle drugs. I was lucky growing up. Drugs had not hit the culture yet. I was in the Navy when drugs and Hippies and love in hit. What a terrible shame and what a disgrace that movies and music made it seem cool to take drugs
Get over yourself!! Movies did not make people do drugs. You must live in a bubble......or Navy submarine.
pastor Lee McFarland

Tempe, AZ

#9 Aug 5, 2013
I wish I could rescue a monkey.

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