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Pharmacy Robberies Are Growing Side Effect of Opioid Overdose Epidemic

As illegal heroin use rises as a side effect of the opioid overdose epidemic, addicted individuals are increasingly robbing pharmacies for prescription medications. The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) reports that police have responded to more than 500 pharmacy robberies in Illinois and Indiana since 2012. Read more here.

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