New public health warning issued by the Elmira Police Department

Candy Warning - Danger to children

ELMIRA, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - The Elmira Police Department has issued a new public health warning today.

The warning comes in light of new information that another narcotic trend may be present in the area. 

Police say that illegal narcotic manufactures have designed a form of candy that appears very similar to standard sweet tart candies. The narcotic form may have actual imprints (generic or name brand) to assist is disguising the true identity of the substance.

The candy like doses have been found to contain substances such as Xanax and Heroin.

Anyone with additional information is requested to contact the Elmira Police Department. 


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