Ahead of Halloween, officials warn about candy-colored fentanyl

COLORFUL BUT DEADLY—So-called rainbow fentanyl has been popping up around the country. It can come in several forms. Courtesy photoThe Ventura County Office of Education and state health officials have issued a warning to schools and families about “rainbow fentanyl,” a form of the potentially fatal synthetic opioid that comes in bright colors.
“Rainbow fentanyl can be found in many forms, including pills, powder and blocks that can resemble sidewalk chalk or candy,” said Tomás J. Aragón, direct...

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