This story must be posted, as we are sure that by reading the headline, half of you might have chuckled at the image of little ghosts being given cocaine when hoping for jelly beans last night during trick-or-treat hours in Oldham, Greater Manchester.
According to the BBC, two people have been arrested on suspicion of possessing substantial quantity of A class, as the Greater Manchester Police found cocaine in children’s trick-or-treat bags.
On a more serious note, three women died during a stampede at a Halloween party in Madrid, Spain.
A party goer described the chaos, explaining that “there was a human crush at the only exit they had because the others were sealed off”.
Moreover, at least four people were wounded during a shooting at a Halloween party in University of Southern California, Los Angeles. According to officials, the shooting broke out as two people were arguing. Both have been detained.
By Sumy Sadurni
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