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Fueling crime and violence like no other drug on the planet, crack cocaine is deadly, and so addictive that users will do anything to get their hands on it. Desperate for a high, addicts Jeff and Alexis turn to burglary, drug dealing and even prostitution. In Peru, 14-year-old Gian Carlos is addicted to paco - a highly toxic cocaine by-product sweeping the slums - and harvester "Diego" operates a clandestine cocaine kitchen where he produces high-grade cocaine for trafficking.