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Law enforcement and medics struggle to keep up with changes in synthetic drugs

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By Michelle Brycki

Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012
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Chemical compounds found in synthetic drugs keep changing, making it hard for not only lawmakers to ban, but for Valley paramedics to treat. Cronkite News reporter Michelle Brycki takes an in-depth look on what the state is doing to put a stop to these drugs and how these substances are affecting the community.

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