Blog Report

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Man arrested after huffing and rear-ending a police car

Via The Olympian

Olympia, WA: A man was arrested after admitting to huffing an air freshener can and rear-ending the back of a police vehicle at the Sea-Tac Airport. He exhibited erratic behavior and an unwillingness to obey orders. 

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Daughter uses social media to promote huffing awareness

Via News 4 Tucson 

Tucson, AZ: The daughter of a 50-year-old Tucson man took to social media to spread awareness on huffing after her father’s passing. Her video post tells the story of her father’s inhalant abuse and discusses the dangers of these habits going unnoticed. 

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Woman charged with possession of inhalants

Via Bartlesville Radio

Bartlesville, OK: A local woman was charged with possession and use of inhalants after being found huffing air dusters.

Monday, May 22, 2017

Taipei's Glue Sniffing Problem

Via The Newslens

Taipei, Taiwan: This article touches on the glue-sniffing epidemic taking place in Taipei. The abusers in Taipei are not only children and teenagers, but men in their forties and fifties as well.

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Louisiana Woman Educates on Dangers of Inhalant Abuse

Via: KLFY News 10 

Lafayette, Louisiana: Louisiana woman dedicates her life to educating families on the dangers of inhalant abuse after losing her teenage nephew to a huffing incident.

Monday, May 15, 2017

Man found huffing in Staples restroom

Via Fox 43

Carlisle, PA: A 60-year-old man was arrested for retail theft and inhalant violations after being found huffing three stolen cans of compressed air in a Staples store bathroom. 

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Informative article on the dangers of huffing

Via The Billings Gazette

Billings, MT: This article from The Billings Gazette focuses on the hazards of huffing and inhalant abuse. It provides statistics as well as information regarding the various forms of inhalants. The article stresses the importance of open and honest conversation between parents and teens to help prevent huffing.

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Wisconsin Man Found Huffing on City Bus

Via South Now

A Wisconsin man was huffing compressed air by a bus stop when a witness called the police. Authorities eventually found the man on the bus and arrested him for using inhalants in public.

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Lecture on inhalant abuse and driving

Via The Bulletin

Wichita, KS: Timothy Rohrig, Director of the Sedgwick County Regional Forensic Science Center, spoke to students at Emporia State University about the dangers of inhalant abuse and driving. His presentation explained the different types of chemicals found in inhalants, and the effects these compounds can have on our bodies. 

Texas Man Arrested for Huffing Stolen Canned Air

via Times Record News

In Wichita Falls, a man was arrested for huffing canned air in a store parking lot. Officers were called because he appeared under the influence of an inhalant and was trying to shoplift more canned air to continue. A store employee was the first to notice the man huffing in the clothing section of the store. He was arrested for possession of inhalant paraphernalia with the intent to inhale; his charge for theft was dropped.