Audio: New form of high-grade marijuana concerning law enforcement in North Missouri

A new form of marijuana is becoming an increasing concern for law enforcement across northern Missouri.  Marijuana wax is described as a new, stronger version of cannabis that is gaining popularity in Missouri. 

Macon interim police chief Adam Dawdy says that marijuana wax is stronger than a typical marijuana joint as a typical marijuana joint’s purity level is about 20 to 25-percent. Marijuana wax has a purity level of 30 to 99-percent.

Enhanced marijuana is appearing in portions of Missouri from places like Colorado and Macon interim police chief Adam Dawdy says the potency of marijuana wax is concerning.