The newly released data revealed many things including crimes involving both pills and heroin are on the rise, especially in East Tennessee.
The DEA added U-47700 to its Schedule I narcotic list in 2016 after multiple drug overdoses.
The CDC says between 2011 to 2013 heroin use among women jumped 100 percent compared to 2002 to 2004.
For years, he bought his drugs online through the dark web, the hidden part of the internet available through specialized software.
”My sister and I fell in love with it from the moment it entered our system,” said recovering addict Branden Cooper.
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News 2 hosted a town hall meeting with law enforcement and pharmacy experts on Heroin at Home.
The state of Tennessee is making progress is curbing the abuse of prescription opioids, but there is a dangerous consequence.
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Marshall Scruggs is charged with heroin possession with intent to resale by Millersville officers responding to a suspicious vehicle call.
Millersville police say 42-year-old Stacey Tanner was selling heroin out of her camper at the Owl’s Roost Campground.
The Next Door recovery facility is seeing more women come to them addicted to heroin, and many are young.
On a ride-along with Metro drug agents, News 2 met a young woman who admits her heroin addiction destroyed her life.
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The bill passed in the Criminal Justice Subcommittee on Tuesday and was referred to the Criminal Justice Committee.
A longtime detective told News 2 that 80 to 90 percent of all burglaries, crimes and deaths in Cheatham County can be traced back to heroin.
Sheriff Mike Breedlove said there have been three overdoses in the county over the last few days.
News 2 is exploring the effect heroin is having on Middle Tennessee.