Hoffman's OD Death Sheds Light on Heroin Problem

By Peter Neumann
By Jorge Avellan

February 3, 2014 Updated Feb 3, 2014 at 11:01 PM EDT

DETROIT, Mi. (TV 20 News at Ten) --- The drug overdose death of Hollywood actor Phillip Seymour Hoffman has prompted local groups to shed light on the local heroin problem in our area.

The Detroit Wayne Mental Health Authority says many times mental issues can lead to drug use.

My TV 20's Jorge Avellan spoke with treatment experts at the DWMHA and will has the story. Plus find out where you or someone facing drug addiction or mental problems can get help.

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