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Fred Hayden, 50, of Shelton, Conn., says his daughter, Crystal Hayden, was going to start a new job and had just received a physical examination when she was found dead of a heroin overdose in 2008. Her death came after a brief eight-month struggle with the drug. Her father believes before that night, she had been clean for two months. (Patrick Raycraft/Hartford Courant/TNS)

Fred Hayden, 50, of Shelton, Conn., says his daughter, Crystal Hayden, was going to start a new job and had just received a physical examination when she was found dead of a heroin overdose in 2008. Her death came after a brief eight-month struggle with the drug. Her father believes before that night, she had been clean for two months. (Patrick Raycraft/Hartford Courant/TNS)