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Prosecutors: Aurora man tried to sell air freshener beads as crack cocaine

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AURORA, Ill. (Sun-Times Media Wire) -

A west suburban Aurora man, who allegedly crushed up air freshener beads and attempted to sell them as crack cocaine, was charged with two felonies on Monday, the Beacon-News is reporting.

According to Kane County court records, bail was set at $15,000 for Tracy Price, 21, 1100 block of Newcastle Lane.

Charging documents allege that Price manufactured/distributed a look-alike substance, which he attempted to sell for $200 on Monday in Aurora.

Prosecutors said that Price crushed air freshener beads into 32 rock-like portions with the intent to sell them as crack cocaine.

He was charged with manufacturing/distributing a look-alike substance, and possession of a look-alike substance.

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