Attend a short documentary, Fentanyl Factor followed by Q&A discussion with local experts and expand your knowledge on how fentanyl poisoning has impacted North Texas. Learn what you can do to protect yourself and loved ones.
Event starts at 6:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 29th at Lovejoy High School lecture hall. This event is free and appropriate for parents and teens. A short 18 minute documentary, titled Fentanyl Factor, highlights the alarming increase of accidental overdose deaths due to counterfeit (fake) prescription pills which often are 'laced' with other substances such as fentanyl. The documentary also features an interview with a Forensic Scientist inside the lab where real and counterfeit drugs are tested. Following the film is a Q&A discussion with local experts including: Keith Brown, Deputy Director of Texoma HIDTA (high intensity drug trafficking area). Keith is a retired DEA Senior Executive and Drug Recognition Expert with 25 + years of experience. Misty Harris, LCDC, NCAC, SAP CPS, Collin County Healthcare, Program Coordinator, Collin County Substance Abuse Lt. Darrin Whitman, Drug Recognition Expert instructor, Allen Police Department Film and discussion are appropriate for both parents and teens. With appreciation to Lovejoy ISD, Documentary Events and Safe Communities Coalition of Hunterdon & Somerset Recap of this free event: Wed. March 29th Start time: 6 pm Lovejoy High School 2350 Estates ParkwayLucas, TX 75002
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