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pot in sweets no laughing matter

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 16:11 PM
Written by Stan Maddux
Category: Local News

Brownies and other sugary items containing marijuana often generate


But...for some people the experience was no laughing matter.

Recently...a 19 year old Michigan City area woman had to be taken to

the hospital after marijuana laced Rice Krispy treats caused her heart

to practically beat out of her chest.

Andy Hynek heads up the LaPorte County Drug Task force.

He says it's possible other substances find their way into those


And how a person reacts can depend on their chemical make up and tolerance.

Several weeks ago...about a dozen young people at a home in northern LaPorte County

were taken away by ambulance with rapid heart beats and other similar symptoms

after eating homemade gummy bears containing marijuana.
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