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NBC Miami
Miami PD Sends Message to Kids, Parents Amid Opioid Crisiscontact with fentanyl. Police said he must have encountered the drug during a o
NBC Miami / Posted yesterday
contact with fentanyl. Police said he must have encountered the drug during a one-hour period after he left a pool in the Overtown neighborhood. When he returned home the fifth grader began vomiting, lost consciousness and later died at a... Read more
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Miami New Times
Wealthy Miami Heir Sues to Kill David Beckham Stadium Dealin one of Miami's poorest neighborhoods. Matheson alleges that the county broke
Miami New Times / Posted 2 days ago
in one of Miami's poorest neighborhoods. Matheson alleges that the county broke state law by handing Beckham land in Overtown in a no-bid deal — and that by doing so, the stadium is going to destroy the neighborhood's quality of life, a fear... Read more
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Miami New Times
Wealthy Miami Heir Sues to Kill David Beckham Stadium Dealin one of Miami's poorest neighborhoods. Matheson alleges that the county broke
Miami New Times / Posted 2 days ago
in one of Miami's poorest neighborhoods. Matheson alleges that the county broke state law by handing Beckham land in Overtown in a no-bid deal — and that by doing so, the stadium is going to destroy the neighborhood's quality of life, a fear... Read more
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Daily Record
Man denies charges alleged to have taken place in Wishaw street and hospitaland threatening behaviour. Stuart MacAulay pleaded not guilty to six charges w
Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
and threatening behaviour. Stuart MacAulay pleaded not guilty to six charges which relate to alleged incidents in Wishaw’s Overtown Road and at Wishaw General Hospital. It is alleged that 21-year-old MacAulay assaulted PC Derek Weir by... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
10-old boy dies from fentanyl overdosewith the powerful painkiller is a mystery. Fifth-grader Alton Banks died June
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 5 days ago
with the powerful painkiller is a mystery. Fifth-grader Alton Banks died June 23 after a visit to the pool in the city's Overtown section. He began vomiting at home, was found unconscious that evening and was pronounced dead at a hospital.... Read more
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Daily Press
A 10-old's overdose death reveals Miami neighborhood's intense struggle with opioidscheery banner that defined a beaten-down inner-city neighborhood trying to will
Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
cheery banner that defined a beaten-down inner-city neighborhood trying to will itself into up-and-comingness: "Experience Overtown. Eat, Live, Work, Play." He walked past a fancy new apartment building under construction, then a long row of... Read more
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Miami New Times
Top Musicians Teach Classical Guitar, Get Troubled Kids Off the StreetUnite (YMU) is a nonprofit music program that hopes to use one to solve the oth
Miami New Times / Posted 5 days ago
Unite (YMU) is a nonprofit music program that hopes to use one to solve the other. YMU pairs at-risk adolescents from Overtown and Wynwood with professional musicians. “YMU provides consistency, leadership and support for our students,” says... Read more
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Miami New Times
Top Musicians Teach Classical Guitar, Get Troubled Kids Off the StreetUnite (YMU) is a nonprofit music program that hopes to use one to solve the oth
Miami New Times / Posted 5 days ago
Unite (YMU) is a nonprofit music program that hopes to use one to solve the other. YMU pairs at-risk adolescents from Overtown and Wynwood with professional musicians. “YMU provides consistency, leadership and support for our students,” says... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Miami chief: no leads, suspects in young boy's opioid deathLlanes told reporters that Alton Banks must have encountered the drug during a
Darien News-Review / Posted 6 days ago
Llanes told reporters that Alton Banks must have encountered the drug during a one-hour period after he left a pool in the Overtown neighborhood and got home on June 23. Banks began vomiting at home, lost consciousness and later died at a... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Miami chief: no leads, suspects in young boy's opioid deathLlanes told reporters that Alton Banks must have encountered the drug during a
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 6 days ago
Llanes told reporters that Alton Banks must have encountered the drug during a one-hour period after he left a pool in the Overtown neighborhood and got home on June 23. Banks began vomiting at home, lost consciousness and later died at a... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Miami chief: no leads, suspects in young boy's opioid deathLlanes told reporters that Alton Banks must have encountered the drug during a
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 6 days ago
Llanes told reporters that Alton Banks must have encountered the drug during a one-hour period after he left a pool in the Overtown neighborhood and got home on June 23. Banks began vomiting at home, lost consciousness and later died at a... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Miami chief: no leads, suspects in young boy's opioid deathLlanes told reporters that Alton Banks must have encountered the drug during a
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
Llanes told reporters that Alton Banks must have encountered the drug during a one-hour period after he left a pool in the Overtown neighborhood and got home on June 23. Banks began vomiting at home, lost consciousness and later died at a... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Miami chief: no leads, suspects in young boy's opioid deathLlanes told reporters that Alton Banks must have encountered the drug during a
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 6 days ago
Llanes told reporters that Alton Banks must have encountered the drug during a one-hour period after he left a pool in the Overtown neighborhood and got home on June 23. Banks began vomiting at home, lost consciousness and later died at a... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Miami chief: no leads, suspects in young boy's opioid deathLlanes told reporters that Alton Banks must have encountered the drug during a
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 days ago
Llanes told reporters that Alton Banks must have encountered the drug during a one-hour period after he left a pool in the Overtown neighborhood and got home on June 23. Banks began vomiting at home, lost consciousness and later died at a... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Miami chief: no leads, suspects in young boy's opioid deathLlanes told reporters that Alton Banks must have encountered the drug during a
The New Canaan News / Posted 6 days ago
Llanes told reporters that Alton Banks must have encountered the drug during a one-hour period after he left a pool in the Overtown neighborhood and got home on June 23. Banks began vomiting at home, lost consciousness and later died at a... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
“We need the public’s help:” No leads, suspects after apparent fentanyl overdose death of 10-old boyLlanes told reporters that Alton Banks must have encountered the drug during a
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 6 days ago
Llanes told reporters that Alton Banks must have encountered the drug during a one-hour period after he left a pool in the Overtown neighborhood and got home on June 23. Banks began vomiting at home, lost consciousness and later died at a... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Miami chief: no leads suspects in young boy's opioid deathreporters Thursday that Alton Banks apparently encountered the drug during a on
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 6 days ago
reporters Thursday that Alton Banks apparently encountered the drug during a one-hour period after he left a pool in the Overtown neighborhood and got home on June 23. Banks began vomiting at home, lost consciousness and later died at a... Read more
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NBC Miami
Miami PD Continue Search for Answers in Child's Opioid DeathLlanes told reporters that Alton Banks must have encountered the drug during a
NBC Miami / Posted 6 days ago
Llanes told reporters that Alton Banks must have encountered the drug during a one-hour period after he left a pool in the Overtown neighborhood and got home on June 23. Banks began vomiting at home, lost consciousness and later died at a... Read more
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Miami New Times
International Noise Conference 2015's 182-Act LineupNoise Conference 2015. Monday to Saturday, February 2 to 7. Churchill's Pub, 55
Miami New Times / Posted 6 days ago
Noise Conference 2015. Monday to Saturday, February 2 to 7. Churchill's Pub, 5501 NE Second Ave., Miami. Admission is free. Call 305-757-1807, or visit churchillspub.com. Overtown Music Festival Returns Saturday With CeeLo Green and Keys... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Miami boy's death shows powerful opioid's chilling potentialwith the powerful painkiller is a mystery. Fifth-grader Alton Banks died June
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 6 days ago
with the powerful painkiller is a mystery. Fifth-grader Alton Banks died June 23 after a visit to the pool in the city's Overtown section. He began vomiting at home, was found unconscious that evening and was pronounced dead at a hospital.... Read more
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Daily Record
Drivers faced with longer journeys as Main Street is set to closeDrivers in Overtown will be faced with longer journeys when the Main Street clo
Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
Drivers in Overtown will be faced with longer journeys when the Main Street closes next week. Between Monday, July 24, and Friday, July 28, the Main Street which merges into Overtown Road will be shut for resurfacing works with a diversion in place... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Miami boy's death shows powerful opioid's chilling potentialwith the powerful painkiller is a mystery. Fifth-grader Alton Banks died June
KXXV Waco / Posted 6 days ago
with the powerful painkiller is a mystery. Fifth-grader Alton Banks died June 23 after a visit to the pool in the city's Overtown section. He began vomiting at home, was found unconscious that evening and was pronounced dead at a hospital.... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Miami boy's death shows powerful opioid's chilling potentialwith the powerful painkiller is a mystery. Fifth-grader Alton Banks died June
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 6 days ago
with the powerful painkiller is a mystery. Fifth-grader Alton Banks died June 23 after a visit to the pool in the city's Overtown section. He began vomiting at home, was found unconscious that evening and was pronounced dead at a hospital.... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Miami boy's death shows powerful opioid's chilling potentialwith the powerful painkiller is a mystery. Fifth-grader Alton Banks died June
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 6 days ago
with the powerful painkiller is a mystery. Fifth-grader Alton Banks died June 23 after a visit to the pool in the city's Overtown section. He began vomiting at home, was found unconscious that evening and was pronounced dead at a hospital.... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Miami boy's death shows powerful opioid's chilling potentialwith the powerful painkiller is a mystery. Fifth-grader Alton Banks died June
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 6 days ago
with the powerful painkiller is a mystery. Fifth-grader Alton Banks died June 23 after a visit to the pool in the city's Overtown section. He began vomiting at home, was found unconscious that evening and was pronounced dead at a hospital.... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Miami boy's death shows powerful opioid's chilling potentialwith the powerful painkiller is a mystery. Fifth-grader Alton Banks died June
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 6 days ago
with the powerful painkiller is a mystery. Fifth-grader Alton Banks died June 23 after a visit to the pool in the city's Overtown section. He began vomiting at home, was found unconscious that evening and was pronounced dead at a hospital.... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Miami boy's death shows powerful opioid's chilling potentialwith the powerful painkiller is a mystery. Fifth-grader Alton Banks died June
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 6 days ago
with the powerful painkiller is a mystery. Fifth-grader Alton Banks died June 23 after a visit to the pool in the city's Overtown section. He began vomiting at home, was found unconscious that evening and was pronounced dead at a hospital.... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Miami boy's death shows powerful opioid's chilling potentialwith the powerful painkiller is a mystery. Fifth-grader Alton Banks died June
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 6 days ago
with the powerful painkiller is a mystery. Fifth-grader Alton Banks died June 23 after a visit to the pool in the city's Overtown section. He began vomiting at home, was found unconscious that evening and was pronounced dead at a hospital.... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Miami boy's death shows powerful opioid's chilling potentialwith the powerful painkiller is a mystery. Fifth-grader Alton Banks died June
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 6 days ago
with the powerful painkiller is a mystery. Fifth-grader Alton Banks died June 23 after a visit to the pool in the city's Overtown section. He began vomiting at home, was found unconscious that evening and was pronounced dead at a hospital.... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Miami boy's death shows powerful opioid's chilling potentialwith the powerful painkiller is a mystery. Fifth-grader Alton Banks died June
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 6 days ago
with the powerful painkiller is a mystery. Fifth-grader Alton Banks died June 23 after a visit to the pool in the city's Overtown section. He began vomiting at home, was found unconscious that evening and was pronounced dead at a hospital.... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Miami boy's death shows powerful opioid's chilling potentialwith the powerful painkiller is a mystery. Fifth-grader Alton Banks died June
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 6 days ago
with the powerful painkiller is a mystery. Fifth-grader Alton Banks died June 23 after a visit to the pool in the city's Overtown section. He began vomiting at home, was found unconscious that evening and was pronounced dead at a hospital.... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Miami boy's death shows powerful opioid's chilling potentialwith the powerful painkiller is a mystery. Fifth-grader Alton Banks died June
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 6 days ago
with the powerful painkiller is a mystery. Fifth-grader Alton Banks died June 23 after a visit to the pool in the city's Overtown section. He began vomiting at home, was found unconscious that evening and was pronounced dead at a hospital.... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Miami boy's death shows powerful opioid's chilling potentialwith the powerful painkiller is a mystery. Fifth-grader Alton Banks died June
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
with the powerful painkiller is a mystery. Fifth-grader Alton Banks died June 23 after a visit to the pool in the city's Overtown section. He began vomiting at home, was found unconscious that evening and was pronounced dead at a hospital.... Read more
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WALB Albany
Miami boy's death shows powerful opioid's chilling potentialwith the powerful painkiller is a mystery. Fifth-grader Alton Banks died June
WALB Albany / Posted 6 days ago
with the powerful painkiller is a mystery. Fifth-grader Alton Banks died June 23 after a visit to the pool in the city's Overtown section. He began vomiting at home, was found unconscious that evening and was pronounced dead at a hospital.... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Miami boy's death shows powerful opioid's chilling potentialwith the powerful painkiller is a mystery. Fifth-grader Alton Banks died June
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 7 days ago
with the powerful painkiller is a mystery. Fifth-grader Alton Banks died June 23 after a visit to the pool in the city's Overtown section. He began vomiting at home, was found unconscious that evening and was pronounced dead at a hospital.... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
10-old Florida boy dead after mysterious encounter with fentanylwas somewhere between the park and the pool, the sidewalk. Maybe he touched som
Dayton Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
was somewhere between the park and the pool, the sidewalk. Maybe he touched something,” she said at a news conference. The Overtown neighborhood where the boy lived has been hit particularly hard by the opioid crisis, with nearly 300 people dying... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
10-old Florida boy dead after mysterious encounter with fentanylwas somewhere between the park and the pool, the sidewalk. Maybe he touched som
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 7 days ago
was somewhere between the park and the pool, the sidewalk. Maybe he touched something,” she said at a news conference. The Overtown neighborhood where the boy lived has been hit particularly hard by the opioid crisis, with nearly 300 people dying... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Miami boy's death shows powerful opioid's chilling potentialwith the powerful painkiller is a mystery. Fifth-grader Alton Banks died June
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 7 days ago
with the powerful painkiller is a mystery. Fifth-grader Alton Banks died June 23 after a visit to the pool in the city's Overtown section. He began vomiting at home, was found unconscious that evening and was pronounced dead at a hospital.... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Miami boy's death shows powerful opioid's chilling potentialwith the powerful painkiller is a mystery. Fifth-grader Alton Banks died June
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 7 days ago
with the powerful painkiller is a mystery. Fifth-grader Alton Banks died June 23 after a visit to the pool in the city's Overtown section. He began vomiting at home, was found unconscious that evening and was pronounced dead at a hospital.... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
10-old boy dies of fentanyl overdose after visiting swimming Florida poolthat the drug was on. He might also have been exposed while walking home from
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 7 days ago
that the drug was on. He might also have been exposed while walking home from the pool, Rundle said. Alton’s neighborhood, Overtown, has been especially hard hit by opioids, with more people dying last year from overdoses – nearly 300 from fentanyl... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
10-old Miami boy dies after suspected skin contact with fentanylpool and the sidewalk. Maybe he touched something." The timeline of events is
KTXS Abilene / Posted 7 days ago
pool and the sidewalk. Maybe he touched something." The timeline of events is unclear. After visiting a pool in the city's Overtown section, Alton returned home and then began vomiting. "The child was dead by the time EMS arrived," Ed Griffith, a... Read more
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KECI Missoula
10-old Miami boy dies after suspected skin contact with fentanylpool and the sidewalk. Maybe he touched something." The timeline of events is
KECI Missoula / Posted 7 days ago
pool and the sidewalk. Maybe he touched something." The timeline of events is unclear. After visiting a pool in the city's Overtown section, Alton returned home and then began vomiting. "The child was dead by the time EMS arrived," Ed Griffith, a... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
10-old Miami boy dies after suspected skin contact with fentanylpool and the sidewalk. Maybe he touched something." The timeline of events is
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 7 days ago
pool and the sidewalk. Maybe he touched something." The timeline of events is unclear. After visiting a pool in the city's Overtown section, Alton returned home and then began vomiting. "The child was dead by the time EMS arrived," Ed Griffith, a... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
10-old Miami boy dies after suspected skin contact with fentanylpool and the sidewalk. Maybe he touched something." The timeline of events is
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 7 days ago
pool and the sidewalk. Maybe he touched something." The timeline of events is unclear. After visiting a pool in the city's Overtown section, Alton returned home and then began vomiting. "The child was dead by the time EMS arrived," Ed Griffith, a... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
10-old Miami boy dies after suspected skin contact with fentanylpool and the sidewalk. Maybe he touched something." The timeline of events is
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 7 days ago
pool and the sidewalk. Maybe he touched something." The timeline of events is unclear. After visiting a pool in the city's Overtown section, Alton returned home and then began vomiting. "The child was dead by the time EMS arrived," Ed Griffith, a... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
10-old Miami boy dies after suspected skin contact with fentanylpool and the sidewalk. Maybe he touched something." The timeline of events is
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 7 days ago
pool and the sidewalk. Maybe he touched something." The timeline of events is unclear. After visiting a pool in the city's Overtown section, Alton returned home and then began vomiting. "The child was dead by the time EMS arrived," Ed Griffith, a... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
10-Old Miami Boy Dies After Suspected Skin Contact with Fentanylpool and the sidewalk. Maybe he touched something.” The timeline of events is
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 7 days ago
pool and the sidewalk. Maybe he touched something.” The timeline of events is unclear. After visiting a pool in the city’s Overtown section, Alton returned home and then began vomiting. “The child was dead by the time EMS arrived,” Ed Griffith, a... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
10-old Miami boy dies after suspected skin contact with fentanylpool and the sidewalk. Maybe he touched something." The timeline of events is
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 7 days ago
pool and the sidewalk. Maybe he touched something." The timeline of events is unclear. After visiting a pool in the city's Overtown section, Alton returned home and then began vomiting. "The child was dead by the time EMS arrived," Ed Griffith, a... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
10-old boy dies after suspected contact with fentanylpool and the sidewalk. Maybe he touched something.” The timeline of events is
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 7 days ago
pool and the sidewalk. Maybe he touched something.” The timeline of events is unclear. After visiting a pool in the city’s Overtown section, Alton returned home and then began vomiting. “The child was dead by the time EMS arrived,” Ed Griffith, a... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
10-old Miami boy dies after suspected skin contact with fentanylpool and the sidewalk. Maybe he touched something." The timeline of events is
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 7 days ago
pool and the sidewalk. Maybe he touched something." The timeline of events is unclear. After visiting a pool in the city's Overtown section, Alton returned home and then began vomiting. "The child was dead by the time EMS arrived," Ed Griffith, a... Read more
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