Prisoners drunk on hand sanitizer 'cocktail'

Three inmates used the germ killer as a brew base, adding sugar-based products like powdered fruit drink to sweeten it


Sunshine Coast Daily

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand — Inmates at a Christchurch prison have concocted a toxic home brew out of hand sanitiser, getting drunk off the novel drink.

Hand sanitizer was given out to Christchurch residents to help prevent the spread of disease after the deadly February earthquake, and Rolleston Prison bosses decided to do the same.

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