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September 27, 2019

Marijuana-laced treats get students sick at West Oak Lane Charter School

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At least 15 seventh graders at West Oak Lane Charter School in Philadelphia are ill after eating rice crispy treats laced with marijuana, police said.

The incident happened around 9:30 a.m. on Friday at the school on Stenton Avenue in the West Oak Lane section of the city. Police believe a student ordered the treats online and brought them into the school.

The students that fell ill were taken to a nearby hospital for evaluation, police said. 

The student who brought in the marijuana edibles may face charges, CBS reported. An investigation is ongoing.

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