Get mixed up with them - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
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get mixed up with (someone)
To become involved with someone dangerous or troublesome. Don't get mixed up with a dangerous crowd like that.
be/get mixed ˈup with somebody be/become friendly with or involved with somebody that other people do not approve of: I told her I didn’t think she should get mixed up with that group, but as usual she ignored my advice.