K2

courtesy Austin Police Department
May 17, 2018 - 9:05 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Police say a multi-agency operation tracked and intercepted a shipment of synthetic K2 powder headed for Austin. Austin Police say they received information from U.S. Customs and Border Protection identifying two mail parcels from China headed for Austin. Each of the parcels...
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U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration
November 09, 2017 - 8:30 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Austin Police successfully seized some $1.1 million in K2, the department announced Wednesday. Officials say a Crime Stoppers tip led them to a group that was dealing large amounts of K2 (Synthetic Cannabinoid) in the Austin area. The tipster stated the suspects were going to...
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Austin Police Department
August 09, 2017 - 5:50 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) - Six people have been federally indicted in relation to investigations involving K2. Last Thursday, a team of officers from Austin Police, Houston Police, the Drug Enforcement Administration, the Texas Department of Public Safety, and the Internal Revenue Service conducted a round up...
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Austin Police Department
April 12, 2017 - 3:16 pm
(Austin/KJCE) Austin Police say they have seized a significant amount of the synthetic drug K2. Police say on Tuesday, the APD Organized Crime Units, Narcotics Conspiracy, and Street Narcotics combined efforts with Austin DEA agents on an investigation into the distribution of K2. Surveillance was...
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U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration
April 06, 2017 - 12:38 pm
(Austin/KJCE) Austin officials are stepping up their efforts to stop the epidemic of K2 cases across the city. K2 public awareness news conference. https://t.co/rfW0rM4pTi — Austin Police Dept (@Austin_Police) April 6, 2017 Over the past 5 years, Austin-Travis County EMS says it has responded to...
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U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration
April 02, 2017 - 10:37 pm
(Austin/KJCE) Austin-Travis County EMS has been dealing with another flood of K2 patients this weekend. K2 UPDATE: Since midnight Saturday 4/1 #ATCEMSMedics have responded to 37 Incidents (8 w/multiple pt's); Totaling 53 pt's & 25 transports — ATCEMS (@ATCEMS) April 2, 2017 Related Coverage:...
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U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration
March 30, 2017 - 6:23 pm
(Austin/KJCE) Austin-Travis County EMS reports that they responded to 26 incidents involving the synthetic drug K2 on Thursday, involving some 50 patients. The largest incident was in downtown Austin near the Austin Resource Center for the Homeless (ARCH), at 500 East 7th Street. ATCEMS declared a...
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U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration
March 28, 2017 - 9:20 pm
(Austin/KJCE) Austin-Travis County EMS battled another surge in K2 cases downtown Tuesday evening. ATCEMS medics were forced to set up a downtown command post to handle the surge in incidents. 11 ambulances and 12 patients were treated just Tuesday night, with 8 patient transports. FINAL K2 ALERT:...
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