October 19, 2011
last year. Usually this would be cause for celebration, but another troubling trend has risen in its
place…the skyrocketing use of heroin in the Chelan and Douglas county areas. Listen to these
numbers…this year the Columbia River Drug Task Force confiscated 541 grams of meth, down from 706 grams
last year. But last year, the Task Force only confiscated 5 grams of heroin…this year? 310
GRAMS. Why? Who’s doing it? And what’s being done to combat the problem?
"font-size: 14pt">For that, KOHO’s Clint Strand talked to Columbia River Drug Task Force Sergeant Chris