Two people are stated to have been arrested in a West Memphis motel for getting high, with laughing gas.
According to news reports, two people are stated to have been arrested in a West Memphis motel for getting high with laughing gas. Police were called to the motel in Arkansas by the manager and the two arrested are stated to have been in a room with 24 unused containers of nitrous oxide along with 1,800 empty cartridges.
The two received misdemeanor drug charges.
This is not the first report of individuals getting high off of laughing gas. In December of 2007, Maria Antonia Mendez, 28, was arrested in Lake Elsinore, California for supplying her 13 year-old son nitrous oxide known as laughing gas for her son's ditch parties. Mendez was booked on multiple counts of child endangerment and contributing to the delinquency of minors.