AG Jeff Landry in Mansfield to discuss ongoing efforts to combat the opioid epidemic

WVLA - Attorney Jeff Landry joined DeSoto Parish Sheriff Jayson Richardson in Mansfield to discuss solutions to the opioid epidemic facing Louisiana. Louisiana ranks in the top ten with drug overdose deaths.

Sheriff Richardson says his deputies responds to numerous calls of overdoses in the parish. AG Landry believes one way to combat the epidemic is placing at least one drug take back box in every parish.