2017 UPDATE: Young people are still dying -- and it's not just in our wealthy suburbs. The Triangle has gotten bigger. Watch the new investigation.
The original 2016 investigation that started it all:
ATLANTA -- In the affluent Atlanta suburbs, there's a deadly secret.
Young people are dying from heroin. There are some people who don't want you to know about it.
In the past six years, the number of heroin-related deaths has gone up by 3844% in Fulton, DeKalb, Cobb, and Gwinnett counties. The GBI confirms the fastest growing rate of heroin-related deaths is in a cluster of Atlanta's northern wealthy suburbs. That fact is hiding in state and county records. Inside the Triangle is the story of how we found the truth.
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