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‘Bath salt’ triggers bad drug reaction user

The Cole County Sheriff’s Department on Monday handled the first reported case of someone having a bad reaction to a new synthetic recreational drug marketed as bath salts.

Early Monday morning, Cole County sheriff’s deputies were called to a residence on Deer Creek Road.

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According to Sheriff Greg White, it was determined the individual, only identified as a young adult, had been trying White Rush, which is a synthetic drug marketed as bath salt.


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