Thursday, March 18, 2010
Celebratory shot -- of morphine -- kills man
Michael Edwin Berg, 23, passed his court-ordered drug test, deputies say, and it was time to party. The blood and urine tests had been ordered because Berg was a known drug user and was under a court order to stop using drugs, reports the St. Petersburg Times. So when he got the good news, he and his friends partied the night of Sept. 4 away, into the next morning. They drank vodka and beer at various homes and at the Twilight Zone club, a Plant City bar, according to official reports and witnesses.
But that wasn't enough....