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Kent Co. prosecutor warns of ‘smurfing’ amid meth comeback

WoodTV8, August 14, 2019

The Kent County prosecutor says the crackdown on heroin and prescription drugs is having unintended consequences:

“Meth is making a comeback. It’s as simple as that. Not only in Kent County, but across the state,” he said during a Monday news conference at Keystone Pharmacy in Grand Rapids Township.

“We’re talking about a third wave, another wave of meth coming through right now because there is crackdowns on heroin, there’s crackdowns on prescription drugs, so people are looking for other avenues. And one of those other avenues is meth,” he added.

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