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Battle against heroin has yet to slow deaths in Ocean County

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Posted: Monday, September 23, 2013 12:01 am

Drug overdose deaths in Ocean County have not slowed since a deadly week in April when nine people died of heroin overdoses in eight days. So far this year, the county has seen 88 fatal overdoses, with 21 percent due to heroin use, authorities said.

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