Frisco Father Fought For New Laws Against Synthetic Drugs After Son's DeathEric Brown says he testified at ten different hearings at the state legislature to crack down on synthetic drugs.
Dallas Police Suspect K2 Fueling Spike In Aggressive PanhandlingPolice believe that what has in the past been regarded as a ‘nuisance’ is now fast becoming a crisis.
Leaders Discuss K2 Drug Problem At City Hall MeetingLeaders in Dallas are trying to figure out what it will really take to stop a growing drug problem. Today city officials will hear from police and discuss plans on how to combat K2.
Dallas May Steep Up K2 RegulationsConsidered more toxic to the human brain than marijuana, K2 may soon be regulated in Dallas.
Two Men Arrested In Connection To Multiple K2 Overdoses In DallasMartin Zamora, 22, and Dominick Harrell, 26, were arrested in connection to the recent uptick in K2 overdoses.
Police Investigate K2 Overdoses In Downtown DallasIs one man behind a rash of drug overdoses in downtown Dallas? CBS 11 News has learned of at least 10 more K2 overdoses this week alone.
Dallas Fire Rescue Responds To Dozens Of K2 OverdosesDozens of overdoses from a drug that is invisible to test. Dallas Fire Rescue has responded to 192 drug overdose calls for synthetic drugs like K2 and Spice in a matter of about five weeks.
Garland PD Seizes $250,000 Of K2The owners of MK Beauty Supply and Wayne’s Convenience Store were arrested for delivery and possession of the dangerous street drug.
Fake Marijuana Sickens Over 200 In AustinOn Saturday night alone, authorities in Austin reportedly handled 14 suffering from the side effects of K2. Although the synthetic drug is still legal under Texas state law until September 1st, Austin police are working to tamp down street-level dealers.
Feds Charge Dallas Smoke Shop Owners In Fake Pot CaseA federal crackdown on synthetic marijuana - or "spice" - has honed in on Dallas: A local smoke shop chain and its owner are among 28 accused of drug trafficking.
Synthetic Marijuana Use Spikes, Concerns LawmakersA spike in K2 or "spice" overdoses in marijuana-restrictive states such as Texas has sparked everything from investigation to legislation.
Fate Of Ridglea Theater Likely Decided At AuctionQuestions remain for many people after the FBI seized Fort Worth's iconic Ridglea Theater in connection with a major drug investigation.