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  •   Home > News > Education

    A Dunedin student tried to scratch out his eyeballs at a student party - after taking what he thought was ecstasy

    A Dunedin student tried to scratch out his eyeballs at a student party - after taking what he thought was ecstasy


    Police were called to assist ambulance officers at a party on Castle St at about 11 last night.

    Senior Sergeant Craig Dinnissen told the Otago Daily Times a 19-year-old believed he'd taken MDMA - but tests show it was mostly bath salts.

    Dinnissen says there's a huge risk around untested drugs and people need to be cautious.

    © 2020 Newstalk ZB, NZCity


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