Wisconsin Records Its First Death Linked To Synthetic Marijuana.


The State Department of Health Services confirmed a death in Milwaukee County related to the use of synthetic marijuana.

The Milwaukee County Medical Examiner’s Office says a 33-year-old woman died July 1st after complications from ingesting rat poison.

Health leaders say overall, Wisconsin has seen 45 cases of people getting sick from using synthetic marijuana since March.

Fake marijuana contains chemicals that produce a marijuana-like high.

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