Heroin, Madison County, Michael Calhoun discussed on Jim Bohannon

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Cable ex news. I'm Michael Calhoun for the third time in recent weeks. A homeless person has died in the city of Saint Louis. The latest victim man in his thirties was found dead Wednesday night inside an abandoned church north of downtown this man lives with some twenty others in that church the downstairs area, there's not too many. They come and go, but they do drugs down there in a believe they're doing some kind of bad heroin or something that was my understanding what he died from us up here. We don't do drugs on Christmas day a homeless man was found dead in a vacant lot near Milan. Pick and thirteenth street and the day after Christmas. A homeless woman was found dead inside the abandoned car school medicine county, annoy set a new record for drug related deaths in two thousand eighteen kmarts is Brett bloom has more corner. Steve non tells kmox news that for the first time drug deaths in Madison County reached triple digits not breaks the record of ninety one setback back in two thousand fourteen a non-point. Out that the circumstances surrounding those deaths has completely changed in that time, which absolutely shifted in in two thousand fourteen when you had those ninety one desk, those were mostly heroin, douse. This year in two thousand eighteen none of them were heroin. Only douse sentinel is absolutely taking hold of the nation. And he says that's reflected in the local numbers as well. Other. You're a numbers from the coroner's report so nine murders. Forty-five suicides in one hundred sixty deaths in accidents in Madison County last year in KOMO exports. Nine minutes to go over in the third the blues.

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