Tuesday, April 22, 2008

Candy-flavored cocaine hits the streets of America

Federal drug agents say candy-flavored cocaine is a new and troubling development and are hoping to keep it from spreading to the rest of the country after its recent emergence in California.

Drug rings have occasionally sold cocaine mixed with candy powder, but investigators said the new product was significantly more sophisticated and lucrative. Cocaine cut with an added flavoring is less potent, but the 1½ pounds seized last month were a full-strength powder into which strawberry, coconut, lemon and cinnamon flavoring had been chemically synthesized.

The flavored cocaine would command $1,100 to $1,400 an ounce on the street. » Full article here



At 4/23/2008 10:14 AM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

It was a hoax, dufus.


Post a Comment

<< Back to Across-the-Board Blog