What you need to know about flakka, the latest drug causing erratic behaviour

April 16, 2015 3:19 PM

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It’s dubbed the street version of bath salts, concocted in labs overseas and shipped into North America. The latest synthetic drug garnering attention is called flakka and it induces paranoia, psychosis and extreme aggression.

As it made its way through Florida this spring, users high on the dangerous drug have attacked authorities, ran through the streets naked claiming they’d lost their possessions, and in one case, a man even impaled himself on a spiked fence.

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