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GRAY DEATH: The powerful street drug has already hit the streets in Texas

Experts say the super drug looks like small chunks of concrete and is 10,000 times more potent than morphine

The Drug Enforcement Administration is alerting the public about a dangerous drug known as “gray death.”

“It’s like playing Russian Roulette,” said DEA Special Agent In Charge Sammy Parks. “You’re putting your lives in these drug dealers hands.”

Gray death is a new super drug that looks like small chunks of concrete but can be powder-like too. It’s made of heroin, fentanyl and other deadly opioids.

The mix makes it even more dangerous for users.

“This drug is being made in clandestine labs by someone with no chemistry background, no oversight, no rhyme or reason to what they’re putting in this drug,” Parks said.

Gray death is 10,000 times more potent than morphine. The DEA is warning folks across the country after law enforcement in Louisiana discovered it just last week. Law enforcement in Houston said it’s already in the city.

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