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Heroin Deaths in New Jersey Double Since 2011

More than 600 people died of heroin-related overdoses in New Jersey in 2014 – doubling the amount of deaths from the drug since 2011, according to the state Medical Examiner’s Office.

Camden, Middlesex, Ocean and Monmouth had the highest number of overdose deaths in 2014, while Bergen, Camden, Cumberland, Gloucester, Middlesex, Monmouth and Warren had the percentage highest increases from 2013.

Read more at Patch.com: https://patch.com/new-jersey/tomsriver/heroin-deaths-new-jersey-double-2011

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