DA: Heroin charge dropped vs. Bon Jovi's daughter

(AP) - A central New York prosecutor says drug charges against Jon Bon Jovi's 19-year-old daughter have been dropped. Stephanie Bongiovi was found unresponsive by

Stephanie Bongiovi was found unresponsive after she apparently

Stephanie Bongiovi was found unresponsive after she apparently overdosed on heroin.

CLINTON, N.Y. - (AP) - A central New York prosecutor says drug charges against Jon Bon Jovi's 19-year-old daughter have been dropped.

Stephanie Bongiovi was found unresponsive by medics after she apparently overdosed on heroin in a Hamilton College dorm early Wednesday.

Town of Kirkland police charged Bongiovi, of Red Bank, N.J., and another student with possession of a small amount of heroin and marijuana.

Oneida County District Attorney Scott McNamara said Thursday he was dismissing the charges against both students. Under state law, someone having a drug overdose or seeking help for an overdose victim can't be prosecuted for having a small amount of heroin or any amount of marijuana.

Bon Jovi is scheduled to perform a concert to benefit Hamilton on Dec. 5. He has not commented on his daughter.

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