BRUNSWICK COUNTY, N.C. —
The Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office Drug Enforcement Unit arrested a subject last week after locating synthetic cannabinoid in a local business.
Synthietic cannabinoid is best known by the brand name, K2, which mimics the effects of cannabis. This drug has been sold legally, often labeled as incense, bath salts or plant food until recently. As of June 1st 2011, the synthetic drug is now illegal in the State of North Carolina.