| Jun 28, 2012
| 2:15 PM
Synthetic marijuana has been in the cross hairs of cities waging their own war against synthetic drugs.
Now it's bath salts, the designer drug meant to mimic cocaine.
The ban movement was already under way when the world learned of the gruesome...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 6:24 PM
Whew! It's not bath salts this time. However, there is more trouble on the "people eating things they shouldn't be" front!
Waco police say 22-year-old Michael Daniel had a 'bad trip' after smoking that synthetic weed stuff, called K-2. He didn't take his...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 5:06 PM
Synthetic marijuana continues to be a problem with adolescents. Last year, the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration took emergency action to control five chemicals used to make "fake pot." This action made possessing and/or selling these products...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 5:14 AM
MIAMI (AP) — Lab tests detected only marijuana in the system of a Florida man shot while chewing on another man’s face, the medical examiner said Wednesday, ruling out other street drugs including the components typically found in the...
| Jul 1, 2012
| 8:58 AM
LANSING (AP) — Michigan State Police will begin removing so-called synthetic marijuana from store shelves if businesses haven't acted.
Laws recently signed by Gov. Rick Snyder target synthetic cannabinoids and products sometimes referred to as bath...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 4:30 PM
Indianapolis police experienced a visit from a “naked ninja” on May 20th, who officers promptly Tasered after the man, high on synthetic cannabis, became violent.
David Martin, 27, who was under the influence of a drug called Spice,...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 9:54 AM
They call it Spice. K2. Another kind is called bath salts. These are cheap products for a fast buzz that have been available right at the checkout counter of many party stores.
Law enforcement and medical experts call them killers.
But they won’t...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 11:00 AM
The manager of the Best Smoke Shop and his son are under arrest, charged with dealing synthetic marijuana. Mohammed Asharaf Veriatch, 49, and his son Usman Asharaf Veriatch, 20, who works as a clerk at the store, were arrested after police served a search...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 3:42 PM
It's been ten days since a new law took effect banning all forms of synthetic marijuana and bath salts.
WDBJ7 showed you in the past various stores in our area selling these designer drugs. So we wanted to get an answer to a simple question today: Are...
| Jan 17, 2012
| 12:35 PM
A state Senate committee heard testimony Tuesday to toughen up Indiana's ban on synthetic marijuana.
Last year, lawmakers outlawed spice, but manufacturers changed their products very slightly to get around state law.
“Since that time, about 60...
| Feb 7, 2012
UPDATE: Sgt. Robert Goetz with the Everett Police Department tells us the accused 'Husky Hat Bandit' turned himself into detectives on Monday. The suspect had been identified by a 'Washington’s Most Wanted' viewer, who provided Everett detectives...