Drug lab discovery surprises officials: The Big Bear City raid was the largest seizure of synthetic heroin ever made in the U. S., police said.[Big Bear City, CA]


By Raymond Smith
The Press-Enterprise
March 25, 2001, Sunday

(Big Bear City, CA) -When detectives broke through the cabin door in Big Bear City, they expected to find marijuana plants. They did not expect Jason Clark Williamson.

Combining knowledge from a couple of college chemistry courses with information from the Internet, Williamson apparently figured out how to manufacture a synthetic heroin so powerful that just touching a pure form of the drug can kill, police say.

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