Mystery drug puts students in hospital

September 18, 2015
Photos copyright David Hoffman

Photos copyright David Hoffman

This resembles a way the mysterious drugs at Knox Central High School may have been distributed.

This resembles a way the mysterious drugs at Knox Central High School may have been distributed.

Two Knox Central High School students were taken by their parents to the Knox County Hospital around noon Monday, where they were treated and released for exposure to what police say was an unknown substance.


According to Police Chief Winston Tye, the drugs were on business card sized paper with as many as 50 perforated pieces, which can be sold for as much as $5 to $10 per square.

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