Bathtub Salt Drug - Two Hayward residents have been sent to federal prison for importing synthetic drugs from China. Michael Moreno, 39, and Paul Heidbreder, 57, were sentenced Thursday for their roles in the conspiracy to import substances frequently known as "bath salts The alleged conspiracy involved online ordering of substantial amounts of bath salts from a supplier in China, wiring thousands of dollars overseas to purchase the illegal drugs and arranging for delivery of the bath salts to locations in Vermont and New Which tied in with the question we wanted to ask them - what is behind the shift toward synthetic drugs, bath salts, etc.? Sheigla Murphy, a medical sociologist and director of the Center for Substance Abuse Studies at the Institute for Scientific Analysis Three people accused of possessing and planning to distribute bath salts in Vermont and New Hampshire were arrested The Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI), Vermont Drug Task Force, Springfield, Vt. Police Department, U.S. Postal Inspection Service Police in Gloversville made a drug arrest involving bath salts after responding to a fight. A little after 7:10 p.m. Monday, police were called to Fourth Avenue for a fight in progress. Upon arrival, the fight had ended, and a subject had fled the scene was also charged with five counts of drug paraphernalia possession and one count of drug possession on Aug. 5, state police said. All charges stem from the bath salts delivery from China and the subsequent state police investigation. Wright was .
And just when we thought ice was the potent drug of choice, along comes flakka, which has reportedly reached Aussie shores. There are reports that flakka, a synthesised bath salt drug, is a more potent form of ice, capable of sending users into “wide Kiana Renee Magill-Hale, 22, 35 Seneca Lane, Tioga, Tioga County - Charged with one count each of possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia (bath salts). Zena S. Mendoza, 37, 46 Silvan Ave., Meriden, Conn. - Charged with one The two provided Moreno with the money to import and distribute the bath salts from March to July of 2014. Moreno was the only drug source connection to China, Peterson found, and as such was responsible for all the Alpha-PVP being distributed in northwest The rise of Flakka has sparked moral panic abroad, as the drug in some places reportedly superseded so-called bath salts in popularity. Bath salts were implicated in obscene and psychotic crimes abroad, including the case of a Florida man who ate another .