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Army Investigates How Triton Teens Got Syringes

Posted July 7, 2004 11:28 a.m. EDT

— Fort Bragg officials are investigating how two Triton High School students got their hands on military syringes.

Each syringe contained the antidote to treat soldiers exposed to nerve gas.

Lillington police found the syringes after investigating the teens for allegedly setting off illegal fireworks on July 4.

The medication typically only is used on the battlefield.