Homegrown Salesmen Grab a Piece of the Heroin Trade

Westword | October 13, 2004
Most whites who sell heroin in downtown Denver fall in the category of gutter punk. They are homeless, semi-homeless or formerly homeless American youths in their teens and early twenties. They act as middlemen to support their own habit.


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