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Elmwood Park police say Rutherford heroin user shot up in Pathmark bathroom

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YOU READ IT HERE FIRST: Elmwood Park police walked into a local Pathmark rest room moments after a 24-year-old Rutherford man shot himself up there with heroin last night, authorities said.

Officers followed Stephen Pedhoretzky after Police Chief Michael Foligno said he’d been acting suspiciously in the parking lot around 8:50 p.m.

They found him carrying six bags of heroin and a syringe, the chief said this afternoon.

Pedhoretzky was processed and released on a court summons.

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