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Ventura Police Investigating Rash Of Overdose Deaths

Posted on Monday, March 5, 2012 12:03am

Ventura Police say they’re looking into a rash of drug overdose deaths in the city.

Investigators say three people died from overdoses of a combination of opiate drugs, and alcohol on Friday and Saturday.  The victims were all males between 22 and 34 years old, and all had histories of past drug use.  Police say they are trying to get the word out to try to prevent more deaths from recreational drug use.

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