Kewyone Roland was arrested earlier this year for allegedly importing heroin. His arrest, authorities say, is connected with the spate of heroin overdoses and deaths earlier this year.
Regional groups take on heroin

Several local and regional groups are coming together to speak out against heroin abuse at an event on Thursday night.

“There’s been a lot of concern about heroin in the community,” said Audrey Myers, Taylor County Extension Agent for Family and Consumer Sciences. “This is basically to inform the community about how to be part of the solution, and what we need to do as a community to keep this out of our community.”