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Parents warned about candy made with marijuana

By 69 News, follow: @69news, news@wfmz.com
Published On: Jan 04 2013 07:59:31 AM CST
Pot candy
UPPER MERION TWP., Pa. -

Philadelphia area police departments are warning parents about some certain sweets.

It's "pot candy"... and it's actually made with ground up marijuana mixed with sugar and formed into rock-like confections.

Upper Merion, Montgomery County police say they found were given this particular batch by a suspicious mother who wanted it tested. It came back postiive for marijuana.

They're advising parents to be suspicious of bags of unwrapped candies, especially those that look like Jolly Ranchers.