Immigrant Dealers Feed Americans' Hunger for Heroin

Westword | October 13, 2004
Most of the heroin dealers in downtown Denver are young Mexican and Central American men. Many of them are selling heroin to pay off thousands of dollars in debt to smugglers who spirited their families into the country.


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