Drug Use Continues To Be An Issue For Law Enforcement

Crime Health Local News Monday, July 20th, 2020

Drug usage and distribution are a continuing problem for local law enforcement.

Officials say that there have a been a significant increase in overdoses due to Fentanyl and Heroin.

Captain Kip Barlett with the Mid-Missouri Drug Task Force tells KRMS News drug activity in the Lake Area happens more often at this time of year as more young people try to enjoy the nightlife.

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Captain Bartlett also says meth labs aren’t found as often due to restrictions on buying the ingredients, but meth usage seems to be on the rise.

Crime Health Local News Monday, July 20th, 2020

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