Heroin epidemic hits suburban Minnesota areas as hard as urban communities
By Jon Collins /MPR
Spring Lake Park, Minn. Tanner James Pap, a native of Lino Lakes, Minn., died of a heroin overdose in his Minneapolis apartment in November 2012.
His mother, Val Pap, recently told a packed church in Spring Lake Park that no one in the family even knew the 21-year-old was using drugs like heroin.
Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.
You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at email@example.com and we can help you.