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Forest Hills »

There have been at least nine overdoses in the community so far this year, one rabbi said.

Pleasant Plains »

Dealers have tweaked the chemical makeup of fentanyl to create new analogs and avoid harsher charges.

St. George »

Five other people overdosed in the borough but were saved by naloxone, officials said.

Willowbrook »

Fentanyl, original used for end-of-life patients, was linked to 44 percent of overdoses in the city.

Civic Center »

Michael and Philip Luciano sold fentanyl and oxycodone through the site AlphaBay, prosecutors said.

St. George »

There were 29 total suspected ODs since July 17, with of those saved by naloxone, officials said.

Upper West Side »

Some of the drugs were in glassine envelopes stamped "UBER," investigators said.

Melrose »

A Colorado man was indicted in connection to the potent drug in The Bronx

Astoria »

Bernard Lewis, 45, faces up to 12 years in prison if convicted, officials said.

Port Richmond »

The ring sold heroin, fentanyl and cocaine around the city and in Newark, prosecutors said.

Port Richmond »

Stephen Cummings was the first person in the city charged with manslaughter for selling drugs.

Mott Haven »

White men between 45- to 54-years old were the most likely to die of an overdose, according to the DOH.

New Dorp »

The city had 344 overdose deaths so far this year, an almost 22 percent increase from a year ago.

Corona »

Officers arrested Hubert Harris with nearly 100 bags of drugs believed to be laced with Fentanyl. 

New Springville »

Police said they also seized mushrooms, Buprenorphine strips and brass knuckles.