The Pez Case - Etizolam and the near death of two children
Feb 7th, 2022 by Alan
NASCSA President and host Alan McGill interviews Emporium Police Chief Dave Merritt and Cameron County District Attorney Paul Malizia about a case involving tainted candy given to two children. In October 2020, two elementary school children were given Pez Candy coated with a designer benzodiazepine type drug known as Etizolam. This episode explores how the drug was obtained, how it nearly killed two small children, and the prosecution that followed.