PATCHOGUE - ? A Farmingville drug-store robbery and the Medford massacre has prompted Long Island officials to take action.
Today, officials held a summit on the prescription drug problem in the area.
Assemblyman Dean Murray met with police, medical and school officials to discuss proposed changes to state laws to crack down on prescription drug abuse.
As News 12 Long Island has reported, the attorney general's office is proposing a new online drug database to prevent "doctor shopping."
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