Police issue warning on energy drink
‘Four Loko’ a potential health hazard
Tuesday, November 16, 2010
It’s already banned in some states, and law enforcement officials in the area are now warning the public that energy drinks containing alcohol and caffeine are a potential a health hazard.
In addition, the affects after drinking them could lead to young people being taken advantage of.
The energy drink marketed by the name of Four Loko is legal in Missouri and can be found in local grocery and convenience stores. However, these drinks have been banned in Michigan, Washington, Oklahoma, Utah and as of Monday, New York, with other states weighing potential bans of their own.