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Woman Tries to Sell Fake Drugs to Get the Real Thing

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - Midland Police say a woman tried to sell fake drugs to get real drugs.

Officers spotted 53-year-old Vanessa Jackson in an area known for drug dealing.

They confronted her and according to the report, she told them she was a drug addict and she was trying to get drugs.

Jackson pulled out a piece of Alka-Seltzer from her pocket and said she was trying to sell it as crack cocaine to get real crack cocaine.

Officers arrested her and when they did, they found a crack pipe in her sweater pocket.

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