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Franklin County Coroner, Prosecutor Seek More Money To Handle Opioid Cases

Nov 10, 2017

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The Franklin County coroner's office is asking county commissioners to approve an additional 500 thousand dollars in it's budge next year.

The money would fund additional staff to process a rising opioid overdose caseload.  The Franklin County prosecutor's office is asking for additional funding to add staff to the Drug Court. The budget requests will be formally submitted next week.