True Stories

Adam Moser, 27

Adam Moser was popular, adventurous, athletic, a college grad, a top fisherman and a World War II history buff who fluently spoke French. In 2015, he died at age 27 after overdosing on the powerful synthetic opioid, fentanyl. Read more.

True Story: John Paul Herrera, Heroin

John Herrera started experimenting with marijuana at just 11 years old. Then, at age 16,  the New Mexico native tried heroin for the first time. Read more.

Nick and Jack Savage, Oxycodone and Alcohol

While attending graduation parties, brothers Nick and Jack Savage both consumed a lethal combination of alcohol and the potent painkiller oxycodone. Read more.