Kenneth “James” Fusca, Jr. is a heroin addict. He started at age 12, and tried but didn’t complete an outpatient program. Now 19, he was living on the streets until last week, when he reached out to his mom for help. His request for help followed a string of eight overdoses in the Santa Clarita Valley, a few of which were James’ friends. He admitted to taking nearly-fatal doses himself on several occasions. On May 5, 2017, he was admitted to rehab.
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