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Dallas DEA Leader: ‘You’re playing Russian Roulette with your life’
The Venus Police Department announced Thursday afternoon that two teenagers have been arrested in connection with the drug overdose deaths of two other North Texas teens last month, linked to counterfeit pills laced with fentanyl.
The incidents, which police do not believe are connected, happened on March 15 and 17 in Venus, south of Dallas.
Police say the victim in the first incident was pronounced dead on the scene and a second victim has recovered.
During the investigation, police found the teens bought so-called ‘Perk 30’s