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Drugs charity issues warning after death of teenage girl

Drugs charity Addaction has issued a stark warning about a drug called 'DUPLO'. Credit: Sid Willett

Drugs charity Addaction has issued a stark warning about a drug with the name 'DUPLO' after it claimed the life of 1 teenager and hospitalised 3 others during the weekend of 7/8 July.

15-year-old Shakira Pellow, from Camborne, is believed to have died after taking 'DUPLO' and then suffering a heart attack.

If people come into contact with the tablets (pictured above), the charity is urging them to hand them to Police so that they can be disposed of in a safe manner.

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