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Children getting sick from marijuana-laced gummies

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HARVARD, Mass. (MyFoxBoston.com) – Children are getting sick from marijuana-laced gummy candies in the Harvard area and police have issued a warning to parents.

Police say the edible drugs are made from marijuana byproducts, but some are mixed with chemicals. They are being used widely in the Harvard area, and the kids that are taking them are getting sick. Several kids have been hospitalized due to the drugs over the last few weeks and police are urging parents to take this seriously.