Queenstown police are happy with how the resort's sole
retailer of synthetic highs has co-operated after the
Government made the highs illegal from last Thursday.
Community liaison officer Constable Zoe Albon said the
resort's only retailer had been ''really compliant'' and was
to send the unsold legal highs back to suppliers.
''That's something that they have a right to do,'' Const
Police would ''definitely'' do spot checks but she said they
did not expect a problem.
She said while there was no issue with the stockist, there
were people in the resort struggling with the effects of the
But ''there's plenty of help'', including sheets of
information on the windows of the shop which had been selling