Ocean Springs man shares his story of opioid addiction

Greg Bufkin of Ocean Springs took the opioid Lortab for migraine headaches. He became addicted, taking as many as 90 pills a day. He had two overdoses from pills that were made with fentanyl. He has now recovered and runs a ministry for addicts.
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Greg Bufkin of Ocean Springs took the opioid Lortab for migraine headaches. He became addicted, taking as many as 90 pills a day. He had two overdoses from pills that were made with fentanyl. He has now recovered and runs a ministry for addicts.

Robin Fitzgerald covers real-time news, such as crime, public safety and trending stories. In nearly 40 years as a journalist, her highest honors include investigative awards for covering the aftermath of the fatal beating of a Harrison County jail inmate in 2006 and related civil rights violations. She is a Troy University graduate.