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State's attorney says opioid abuse a serious issue in Saline County

  • Saline County State's Attorney Jayson Clark speaks to the Eldorado Rotary Tuesday.

    Saline County State's Attorney Jayson Clark speaks to the Eldorado Rotary Tuesday.
    Travis DeNeal/Eldorado Rotary

 
 
updated: 11/15/2017 7:38 AM

Saline County State's Attorney Jayson Clark spoke to the Eldorado Rotary Club Tuesday, telling members that prescription opioid abuse is at a high level in Saline County, based on the number of related arrests.

Clark also discussed what he said is a prescription pill addiction in the county and said his office continues to combat prescription opioid abuse.