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Juvenile found nearly dead after using heroin man bought for them to share

MOUNT POCONO, Pa. - A juvenile was found unconscious and near deceased in a Mount Pocono apartment Thursday, according to police.

Pocono Mountian Regional Police arrested 21 year-old John Patrick Davison after Davison told police he purchased heroin for himself and the minor.

Davison told police the juvenile became unresponsive after they used the heroin together at an apartment in the 1300 block of Pocono Boulevard.

Davison was arrested in charges of corruption of a minor, tampering with evidence and possession of a controlled substance.

He was remitted to Monroe County Correctional Facility after not posting bail.


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