Melville parents recount battle with daughter's heroin addiction

Robert and Diane Scarabino of Melville lost their daughter, Jaclyn, to heroin in 2012. The Scarabinos want to fight the stigma attached to overdose deaths and encourage other parents to speak out about their experiences with children's drug addictions. Feb. 8, 2014. (Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.)

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