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Confiscated synthetic marijuana packages are pictured on a counter at the Faith Mission on Friday, April 5, 2013. Raids on several area convenience stores suspected of selling synthetic marijuana on Monday, June 9, were the start of a larger crackdown. (J. Tyler Klassen/The Elkhart Truth)
Readers react to synthetic marijuana busts in Elkhart, St. Joseph counties

Posted on June 10, 2014 at 1:25 p.m.

Readers have reacted strongly to the recent crackdown on synthetic marijuana dealers.

Twenty people were arrested Monday, June 9, as at least a dozen locations in Elkhart and St. Joseph counties were raided for selling synthetic marijuana.

Some readers have cheered police for the busts, others have said the legalization of real marijuana would solve the problem.