Janelle Griffith, U.S. News, November 29, 2018

A 12-year-old boy allegedly handed out gummy bears ingested with marijuana during the school’s gym class. He faces felony charges of one count of possession of THC or marijuana resin, six counts of distribution of THC within 1,000 feet of a school and possession of paraphernalia.

Marijuana ingested in an edible manner can have a stronger and more prolonged effect, especially in children under the age of 12, according to Children’s Hospital Colorado.

The Green Hornet Gummies package was seized from the 7th grader. He shared the gummies with 6 and 5 of them were taken by ambulance to a hospital after getting sick.

Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/least-5-florida-middle-school-students-taken-hospital-after-eating-n941866

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