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Parents find thousands of fentanyl pills inside toy purchased at thrift shop

An Arizona family made a shocking, and potentially deadly discovery, after a trip to a local thrift shop.
Posted at 1:31 PM, Feb 23, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-23 13:31:50-05

An Arizona family made a shocking, and potentially deadly discovery, after a trip to a local thrift shop.

The family purchased a used stuffed toy for their young daughter.

They were cleaning the toy and were shocked to find a baggy full of fentanyl.

Authorities estimate the discovery kept some 5,000 illegal pills off the street.

Police applaud the parents’ efforts to inspect and clean the toy.