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Columbus led state in opioid pills per person; Unsealed data reveals ‘virtual road map to the opioid epidemic’

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By Justin Smith justinsmith@nrcolumbus.com

Revised on: 07.30.2019 at 06:55 p.m.

Posted on: 07.30.2019 at 03:16 p.m. |

It’s well known that Columbus County suffers from the nationwide opioid epidemic, but a newly opened Drug Enforcement Administration database — unsealed by court order — provides new details about the number of pills that were sold here during a 6-year period, as well as the manufacturers, distributors and pharmacies that

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