‘It’s like Russian roulette:’ Seminole County sheriff explains how fentanyl is fueling deadly opioid crisis

More than 100,000 Americans died of drug overdoses in 2021, marking the deadliest year ever recorded in an epidemic that’s now claimed 1 million lives in the 21st century, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Seminole County Sheriff Dennis Lemma sat down with News 6 anchor Justin Warmoth on “The Weekly” to break down how the opioid epidemic has evolved over the years and what it’s going to take to get the crisis under control.