Heroin in the Northland

By KBJR News 1

December 11, 2013 Updated Dec 11, 2013 at 10:48 AM CDT

Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) - Drugs can be a problem in any community, but throughout the Midwest and in the Northland, there is a growing problem surrounding the use and sale of heroin.

Superior Police Chief Charles LaGesse and Lt. Steve Stracek, Commander of the Lake Superior Drug and Violent Crime Task Force, spoke with KBJR 6 and Range 11 News Today's Jennifer Austin about the growing heroin problem in the Northland.