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DeForest man arrested for heroin possession

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MADISON (WKOW) -- Madison police say they arrested a 21-year-old DeForest man on drug charges Monday evening.

Officials say police and fire crews were called to the Walgreens parking lot on East Washington Avenue around 7:00 p.m. Monday for a report of an unconscious man.

Police say Matthew Matje had overdosed on heroin. He was taken to a local hospital for evaluation and will be taken to the Dane County Jail when he's released.

Matje was arrested for possession of heroin, possession of drug paraphernalia and a probation warrant.

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