Six People Overdose within Hour in Camden

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Police in Camden County are investigating several overdoses that occurred Thursday.

On Thursday, May 10th, officials with the Camden County Police Department reported that six people overdosed within an hour this afternoon in South Camden.

So far no fatalities have been reported.

Police are investigating the cause of this spike in overdoses and are urging anyone with loved ones suffering from addiction to locate them and get them help.

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