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Josh Shepherd
Kentucky State Police Det. Mark Burden and Harrison County Sheriff Shain Stephens update the community on heroin drug abuse in Harrison and surrounding counties at a town forum on Monday night.
Arrests not answer to heroin problem, say officials

By Josh Shepherd, News writer

It was an unintended consequence, but state laws that made it more difficult to abuse prescription pain medication and crystal meth was one of the factors that fed an epidemic rise in heroin abuse across Kentucky in the last five years.

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