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‘Smack’ down drug sales in our parish

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Local drug arrests commonly involve the possession or sale of marijuana or prescription pills. Powder-cocaine and crack-cocaine arrests are probably the next common.

In the last year or so, it has become apparent that methamphetamine — a very addictive stimulant made with over-the-counter ingredients — is also a problem in the parish.

As of last week, it is clear this parish faces another chemical foe — heroin.

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