Madison County Officials Attack Heroin Use

(Roxana, IL) — The dangers of heroin will be the topic of discussion at a school assembly at Roxana Junior High School. Madison County State’s Attorney Tom Gibbons will be joined by the County coroner, investigators and school officials to talk with sixth, seventh, and eighth-grade students on Friday. Madison County has already surpassed last year’s total of heroin overdose deaths with more than 30 confirmed deaths in 2015. Gibbons and his team of experts have brought their message to thousands of students in Madison County in the effort to reduce overdose deaths.