'Hash Oil' manufacturing explosion in Truckee

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Updated: 12/18/2013 10:16 pm
TRUCKEE, Cal. (KRNV & MyNews4.com) - The Truckee Police Department and Truckee Fire District are investigating a hash oil manufacturing explosion.  Truckee Police say it happened around 2:30 Sunday afternoon and was originally reported as a "grease fire".

Truckee Police say the small chemical explosion happened when several people tried to make "hash oil" from marijuana using butane fuel. The practice has become common among some marijuana users looking for stronger THC content. Police warn it can be very dangerous and has resulted in many explosions and fires across California and the rest of the United States.

In this case, Anthony Garner, 20, was transported to a hospital with moderate burns. Upon his release he was booked into jail for felony charges involving manufacturing drugs, child endangerment, conspiracy to commit crimes, and maintaining a residence for manufacturing drugs.

Three other people Kiev Watson-Akright, 22, Yvenel Casseide, 21, and Austin Coton, 21, were also arrested at the scene for felony charges including manufacturing drugs, child endangerment, and conspiracy to commit crimes. Police say all of the subjects were actively involved in trying to make hash oil.

Police did not immediately say where in Truckee incident happen. News 4 has calls into the Truckee Police Department for more information on this incident.
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anitagozukara - 3/23/2014 7:38 PM
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My mother is diagnosed with Stage IIB cervical cancer, then i wasted a lot of money for years for treatment,until i saw in the phoenixtear.ca in the internet that cannabis oil can cure all cancer,i tried to look for a way to get the Rick Simpson Oil and finally a friend of mine who he helped via email: ericolivermedicalservice@hotmail.ca told me how to reach him and get the oil,i was able to email him and bought the oil,my mother started taking it on 12th September and glory be to God she was healed in December after her last scan,i would want to thank Dr.Eric Oliver for the time he spent in getting this oil to save lives his email is ericolivermedicalservice@hotmail.ca,the oil works for all type of cancer and it is worth it. Elisa Sawyer

Speed - 12/17/2013 2:53 PM
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Did the explosion get the whole neighborhood high?

Kramer - 12/17/2013 12:31 PM
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sounds like it was in Truckee-vakia
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