According to police, the heroin packets were labeled with trademarks that included “Ebola.”
This actually wouldn’t be the first time a deadly virus and public health crisis has been co-opted by the illegal street drug trade. Remember the bird flu outbreaks? Yeah, “Bird Flu” was also the name of a 2007 album and song (very NSFW) by rapper Gucci Mane. “I got bird flu shawty, sellin’ bird’s my business,” he rapped. Bird means cocaine, in this context.