A drug dealer whose stash was only discovered when a seven-year-old boy popped a misplaced ecstasy pill into his mouth thinking it was a sweet has dodged a jail term.
A child was moments from “absolutely catastrophic consequences” when he popped a drug dealer’s misplaced ecstasy tablet into his mouth thinking it was a sweet — only to spit it out because it “didn’t taste nice”.
A second boy is in a serious condition in hospital after consuming an unknown substance.
Officers in Tayside have issuing a warning to the public regarding the consumption of unknown substances after a 15-year-old boy was taken to hospital.
Ecstasy use among young people in Dundee is on the rise, according to a city drugs charity.