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St. Charles Couple Charged in Heroin Overdose Death

Thomas Lucas Jr. and Whitney Patrick, both 23, were charged after a grand jury indictment.

01/18/2013

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Couple Charged After Infant Died of Oxycodone Overdose

An eastern Missouri man and woman are facing criminal charges after an infant under their care died of a drug overdose.

09/20/2012

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Heroin OD Deaths On Decline In St. Louis County

Heroin overdose deaths continue to rise in many parts of the nation, but not in St. Louis County.

07/15/2012

Craig Wood

Metro East Death Now Called an Overdose

There was no trauma to the body.

06/19/2012

Fulton Man Gets 23 Years For Distributing Heroin

Trevonn Lionel French pleaded guilty last year to distributing heroin that caused three people to overdose including one fatally.

04/05/2012

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Woman Found in Trash Bin Died of Heroin Overdose

Her body was found Sept. 30

11/16/2011

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Overdose Suspected In O’Fallon Woman Death

Police suspect she died of an overdose because of “things” found at the scene.

09/27/2011

KMOX/Michael Calhoun

Heroin Overdose Victims Younger, Less Interest in Latest Town Hall

Last year, most heroin overdose deaths were among 25-to-30 year olds, but this year, more 18-to-24 year olds are dying than any other age group.

09/22/2011

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Woman Acquitted in Heroin Death

Andrea Fields had been accused of injecting man who later died of heroin OD.

08/29/2011

Michael Heard

Father Fights Heroin with Personal Story

With heroin deaths on the rise, Tom Heard tells his story to parents, hoping to prevent more tragedies.

07/22/2011

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