Fortified drinks at Nanaimo nightclub send two to hospital – BC

Two people were hospitalized last week in Nanaimo, B.C., after consuming fortified beverages at a downtown nightclub, RCMP say.

More than six people may have consumed fortified beverages between May 6 and May 7 at multiple establishments, police said in a news release Thursday.

At least one victim was a man, they added.

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Last Friday, paramedics were called to two people outside a nightclub who appeared to be “extremely intoxicated”, police said.

They were taken to hospital and inquest later revealed they may have consumed an ‘intoxicating substance’ without their knowledge.

Police believe there may be other victims who have not yet come forward. Anyone with information is asked to call the detachment at 250-754-2345 and quote case 2022-15239.

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