Blood Tribe trying to keep new drug from hitting community

Chris Stewart
APTN National News
Hundreds of people across Alberta have died from the drug fentanyl.

Just last year, the Blood Tribe declared a state of emergency because of the increase in overdoses.

Now, police have discovered a new drug one hundred times more toxic and the community is trying to keep it.

 

Video Journalist / Edmonton

Chris Stewart has been in the media for 20 years. He has worked at CBC, Global and CTV as a news camera operator and editor. Chris joined APTN in 2012 in the Saskatoon Bureau and moved to APTN Edmonton bureau in 2015 as a Videojournalist.