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I missed my first drug test! and am under supervised probation..how

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I missed my first drug test! and am under supervised probation..how long will it take for a warrent and my probation officer to find out? :(
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  JB Umphrey replied 4 years ago.
Hi and thank you for using JustAnswer!

I am sorry to learn of your experience. Why did you miss the test?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
Didn't have a babysitter and no ride..to get to the place cause it's in another city, I don't have a job so couldn't even afford a texi..I'm staying with a friend that was working that day..
Expert:  JB Umphrey replied 4 years ago.
You need to call your probation officer ASAP to inform them that you missed the test. Your PO may have you just re-test and be done with it.

If you do nothing, the testing place will notify your PO about your no-show and you'll get violated. How quickly will depend upon the size of the PO's caseload. It could be days, it could be weeks.

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