After loss of son, family starts foundation to prevent more opiate, heroin-related deaths
by Emily Boorstein
September 01, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
MARIETTA — When two Cobb detectives came to Missy Owen’s door, she already knew why they were there. Her son was dead. Davis, 20, had been found dead in his car from a drug overdose. “They found heroin in his car; they found a syringe in his car,” Owen said. Owen, a school counselor at Hayes Elementary in Kennesaw, said Davis had gone missing the night before the detectives arrived on her doorstep. “I knew, when he wasn’t home by midnig...
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