LA PORTE, Ind. — Eleven youngsters have been hospitalized after ingesting gummy bears that contained THC.
Police have been dispatched to the 5200 N block of Nation Street 325 West after an individual referred to as 911 requesting medical assist.
The police arrived to discover a 19-yr-previous male alongside the aspect of the street.
He claimed to have ingested an unknown drug, and requested to be taken to the emergency room.
He additional defined that his buddies had additionally consumed the drug, however wasn’t positive as to the place they have been.
He isn’t from the world, however believed they have been in a house close by.
Police have been capable of find the house the incident doubtless occurred in, and located 10 different teenagers in the home.
All of them complained of speedy coronary heart price, ache of their legs and blurred imaginative and prescient. A number of of the teenagers have been affected by hallucinations.
After some investigation, police decided that every teenager had consumed one half of a gummy bear that was laced with THC.
THC is the road identify for tetrahydrocannabinol, which is an ingredient present in marijuana.
The eleven hospitalized included six males and 5 females, all 18 or 19 years previous.