French police’s MDMA haul was actually strawberry sweets

PARIS (AFP) – A major haul of the drug MDMA announced by the Paris police this week has turned out to be nothing more sinister than strawberry candy, sources said on Friday. The Paris police headquarters said on Twitter on Wednesday that it had a “fruitful investigation” of “a narcotics packaging workshop (MDMA, ecstasy) which supplied clandestine parties”. More details in Sunday’s Borneo Bulletin.