Confiscated packets of synthetic drugs are shown to the media during a press conference at the Drug Enforcement Administration’s offices in El Paso, Texas, Thursday. AP Photo
Federal search and seizure warrants were executed at three Roswell businesses in the first-ever nationwide crackdown on the synthetic designer drug industry.
Roswell businesses Area 420, Fatt Kidds Zone, and Big B’s were among 48 businesses, residences and other locations throughout New Mexico to be targeted for the production and sale of dangerous drugs, which have been marketed as bath salts, Spice, incense or plant food.
According to a press release from the Department of Justice, the Drug Enforcement Administration and its partners have pursued cases in more than 80 cities in the United States, and have “targeted every level of the synthetic designer drug industry, Login to read more