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From Wisconsin police department offers to test your meth for coronavirus - https://www.cbs58.com/news/wisconsin-police-department-offers-to-test-your-meth-for-coronavirus

MERRILL, Wis. (CBS 58) -- Police in Merrill, Wisconsin are encouraging people to turn in meth so they can check it for the coronavirus.

A Facebook post from the Merrill Police Department said, they will test your meth for free and will even make house calls!

The post was shared Wednesday, Feb. 27 and has since gained more than 3,000 reactions and 4,000 shares.

Merrill police said, "If we can help only one person, it's worth it!"



From
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Yesterday at 2:31 PM ·
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WARNING: If you have recently purchased Meth, it may be contaminated with the Corona Virus. Please take it to the Merrill Police Department and we will test it for free. If you're not comfortable going into an office setting, please request any officer and they'll test your Meth in the privacy of your home. Please spread the word! We are here for you!

Update 2-27-20 3:42PM CST:
It’s been 24 hrs so let’s bring this full circle. That last post really made the rounds and it sparked a lot of opinions, emotions, and touched some tender spots. Unfortunately it spawned some rather personal commentary too.

Just to give you some history, we have actually experienced people report their illegal drugs being stolen, being ripped off in a drug deal, being sold a look-a-like illegal substance, etc. We have even experienced drunk drivers coming to pick up arrested drunk drivers as their "sober responsible party". So this attempt, although a long shot, still had some possibility behind it. We will take those easy grabs at removing poison from our community whenever we can. That is our role which we un-apologetically must fulfill. It is our hope that an arrest would be the positive catalyst someone may need to start recovery. It is our hope that every drug arrest both works to hold offenders accountable for their deeds and provides them with a path toward treatment options. It is truly heart-warming when we see people succeed in such circumstances. It does happen!

The previous post commentary was filled with experiences, expertise, successes, fears, and much more. It's all good conversation and, we hope, catalyst for getting people into a better place. If you know anyone that needs some help in this community there is a local resource guide attached. If you or someone else need a hand, a phone, or just a little help taking that step, WE ARE ALWAYS HERE FOR YOU!
 
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