According to a CBS report, Brant Clark’s mother reported that her 17-year-old son smoked a large amount of pot at a party which lead to a “major psychotic break.” Over the next three days he ended up in the ER at two hospitals.

(credit: CBS)

(credit: CBS)

The CBS4 reports found that Brant told doctors, “Marijuana really messed me up” and that Brant “reported feelings of paranoia after marijuana that he couldn’t shake.”

CBS reports that Brant’s mother said “I believe my son would be alive today if he had never used marijuana.”