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Heroin Addiction on the Rise in San Diego

Heroin use among young adults in San Diego County is skyrocketing, according to statistics compiled by the county’s Health & Human Services Agency. Drug counselors say they have seen a big increase in heroin abuse in adults ages 18 to 25. Nancy Knott from the Scripps Drug and Alcohol Treatment Program talks to 10 News about this alarming trend and how help is available.


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