Intervention In-Depth: Hillbilly Heroin


Episode Info

Prescription pill trafficking is a serious problem in the U.S. Scioto County, Ohio, is on the DEA list of top 10 places for it. The county has seen a 360 percent increase in fatal drug overdoses, with nine of every 10 of those deaths attributable to prescription painkillers. The documentary shows how prescription drugs, especially "Hillbilly Heroin," (Oxycodone) are devastating the region, and take viewers inside the pill mills with undercover cameras to expose the deadly business.