Heroin use growing at an alarming rate in St. Louis metro area

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(KPLR) - The heroin epidemic is growing at an alarming rate in the St. Louis area. The fatal drug is claiming the lives of an overwhelming number of teenagers. A new nonprofit agency called Jordan's Place recently opened in Warrenton to give teens a safe place to hang out and to help them steer clear of drugs and alcohol. Tonight on The Pulse of St. Louis, we'll learn about and an aggressive effort to get heroin off the streets and how you can help keep your children safe.

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