Tucson Police enforcing new laws surrounding synthetic drugs - Tucson News Now

Tucson Police enforcing new laws surrounding synthetic drugs

TUCSON, Ariz. (TucsonNewsNow) Tucson police officers will begin to enforce the new laws surrounding synthetic drugs like spice.

A new law went into immediate effect at the beginning of this month-- to permanently ban all synthetic drug substances.

Police will be visiting the stores of merchants suspected of selling the substances-- and officials say the sellers will be given the option to turn over the contraband with no penalty.

They say they will make further follow- up visits-- and then violations will be prosecuted according to the new law.

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