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A retail container of synthetic drugs seized by U.S. Attorney in St. Louis, as part of arrest of 28 suspects

28 Charged in Synthetic Drug Bust

28 people face federal drug trafficking charges related to the sale and production of bath salts and other synthetic drugs.



2 Missouri Businessmen Face Synthetic Pot Charges

The operators of a Columbia retail store pleaded not guilty Thursday to federal charges alleging a $2 million scheme to distribute synthetic marijuana.



Coroner: SE Mo. Man Died from Bath Salts

Synthetic drugs are blamed in the death of a Poplar Bluff man who died while in police custody.


Examples of fake "bath salts," displayed by Senate Drug Policy Committee.

Cape Girardeau’s Bath Salts Problem Helped by Ban

A year ago, Cape Girardeau and the rest of Southeast Missouri was said to be a hotbed for bath salt users.


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Teen Arrested After His Brother Took a Synthetic Drug

Illinois Department of Children and Family Services was notified.



Man Charged with Possessing K-2

The manager of the Tobacco Shop in Platte City is accused of selling the synthetic drug from the store.


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DEA to Synthetic Drugs Makers: We’re Coming for You

The DEA seized more than $36 million in cash, arrested 91 people, and led to 5 million packets of synthetic drugs being removed from the public.


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Metro East Cracks Down on Synthetic Drugs

Though there haven’t been any arrests yet, St. Clair County State’s Attorney Brendan Kelly says after seeing as much as he saw today, there probably will be.



St. Clair County Cracks Down on Synthetic Drugs

Authorities raided more than a dozen businesses as part of a crackdown.


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Illinois Police Uncover Stash of Synthetic Drugs

Authorities seized $110,000 worth of synthetic drugs from a business supplying them to retail stores throughout Illinois



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