• Doug Tjapkes

Tragedy at Huron Valley

A note from a resident of Michigan’s only prison for women:

“All this ‘mail business’ is just a front (for the most part) about all these drugs that are coming in---paper soaked in meth and heroin. It’s worse than ever right now! 3 overdoses in 2 days. We hear that one didn’t make it yesterday. There were 2 or 3 more at chow hall. A young girl in our unit hanged herself while we were all gone. I can’t say what’s really going on, but the … See More

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