NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Officials gathered in Brooklyn on Tuesday to call attention to the increasing problem of K2, or synthetic marijuana.
Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams hosted a news conference along with Brooklyn resident Della Ellis, who is recovering from an addiction to K2.
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“I was introduced to K2 with some friends. We bought it at the store for $5,” Ellis said. “It was fun at first. Then it became a habit. From weekends to everyday use.”