BRIDGETON, N.J. (CBSNewYork) – Officials in New Jersey are issuing a warning about marijuana candy ahead of Halloween.
It usually looks like gummy or fruit candy.READ MORE: Storm Watch: Officials Hoping To Avoid Repeat Of Ida With Preparations For Nor'easter
Officials posted warnings on Facebook.
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Officials say there’s a significant presence of the candy and other edible forms of marijuana in New Jersey and nearby states.
Officials want parents to check their kids’ Halloween candy for unusual packaging, like plastic bags.
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