"These kids will find anything into and it's so convenient," neighbor Attawa McEwen told WSB. "You can walk into any local place, and do whatever you want at their pleasure."
Vanilla extract is just as potent as bottle of liquor and there’s no age restriction to buy the baking ingredient.
“A 9-year-old can come in here and by that extract and nobody is going to ask him or her questions and it could potentially hurt themselves,” McEwen said.
In one case, a student at Grady ended up drunk and had to go to the emergency room.