AG Herring will host screening of award-winning opioid documentary

In this Jan. 23, 2014 file photo, Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring speaks at a news conference at his office in Richmond, Va.  (AP Photo/Richmond Times-Dispatch, Bob Brown, File)
In this Jan. 23, 2014 file photo, Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring speaks at a news conference at his office in Richmond, Va. (AP Photo/Richmond Times-Dispatch, Bob Brown, File)

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) – Attorney General Mark Herring and the McShin Foundation, a Henrico-based recovery community organization, will host a one-year anniversary screening of “Heroin: The Hardest Hit,” the award-winning documentary produced by Attorney General Herring to raise awareness of the heroin and prescription drug abuse crisis.

The film will screen on December 5, at 6 p.m. at the McShin Foundation, on Dumbarton Road in Richmond.

The event will feature opening remarks from Attorney General Herring, a screening of the film and a post-screening panel discussion with Virginians featured in the film.

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