smurfs

2:00 pm
Tue October 29, 2013

To stop meth, House bills go after 'smurfs'

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Smurfs buy small amounts of drugs that contain pseuoephedrine, like Sudafed, and sell them to meth cooks.
LANSING, MI -- A pair of bills introduced to the Michigan House of Representatives target people who buy ingredients for methamphetamine cooks. These suppliers, known as "smurfs," purchase small amounts of pseudoephedrine and sell them to meth producers.