The newest “crime wave” sweeping across the United States is not bank robberies or high-end electronics, it is bottles of Tide. The laundry detergent is disappearing off the shelves in grocery stores across the US. How strange is that? In one recent report, police in Washington raided the home of a suspected drug dealer and found cocaine and over 20 bottles of Tide detergent.
Has Tide become a bartering tool for drug users?.