Police discover synthetic drugs at gas station

3 years 7 months 4 weeks ago Saturday, February 20 2016 Feb 20, 2016 Saturday, February 20, 2016 10:54:02 AM CST February 20, 2016 in News
By: Eric Yount, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - Columbia police searched the Ultra Mart Convenience Store on Paris Road Friday and found a significant amount of what they believe to be synthetic cannabinoids, or "K2".

Detectives from the Vice Narcotics and Organized Crime Unit and the Street Crimes Unit served the search warrant. The drugs will be sent to the Missouri State Highway Patrol Lab to undergo chemical testing.

Columbia police received aid from the highway patrol and the MUSTANG Drug Task Force. No charges have been filed and the investigation is ongoing.

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