Shalom Life | July 02, 2015

Israeli Walter White Busted

The suspect is reportedly a chemistry teacher, caught growing magic mushrooms

By: B. Shane Morganstein

Published: July 1st, 2015 in Health » Israel

Photo: Walter White


A Walter White-esque chemistry professor was arrested in Carmiel, Israel on Monday, for allegedly running a home lab to grow magic mushrooms.

After searching the professor’s home, police discovered large quantities of the psychedelic mushroom, as well as the equipment necessary to grow the drugs.

Though the suspect was not named, it has been reported that the professor is 41, and teaches chemistry at a college in Galilee.

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