Cash Owen, 22, heroin laced with fentanylLast Updated: Friday, August 17, 2018
Cash, a former student from Austin Texas’ Westlake High School, started using marijuana when he was 15 years old before turning to prescription pills. His mother, Jacy Planta, tried several times to get her son professional help.
In the video below, Jacy talks about Cash’s drug addiction and his final days. Watch.
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