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ISTANBUL, Turkey—The body of Volkan Senyurt was found slumped against a tree on a hill in Istanbul, one morning this summer.
The 20-year-old had been home on a break from the military when he died
His lifelong friend and neighbor found the body. The sight was too much. A former drug user himself, the friend bolted from the scene, suspecting what authorities eventually confirmed: that bonzai, a synthetic drug that has rapidly spread through Turkey, was to blame for Senyurt's death.
Police tape where a young man was found dead after overdosing on bonzai.