BCSO warns people about reports of marijuana being laced with a dangerous opioid known as fentanyl

Updated: Jun. 9, 2021 at 10:42 PM EDT
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BRADFORD CO, Fla. (WCJB) - The Bradford County Sheriff’s Office is warning of what they call a dangerous narcotic threat.

Deputies intercepted marijuana they suspect was laced with a strong opioid possibly fentanyl, they say 2 people they believe ingested the drugs were hospitalized after an overdose.

Around the southeast this year, dozens of people have died from fentanyl found in marijuana.

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