Season 17, Episode 9
Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Addiction: Crack, opioids
Update: Ashley Dorothy Ellen King passed away after a car accident on July 2, 2021. Here is her obituary.
Official Synopsis: Ashley was a child prodigy on the TaeKwonDo octagon, headed for international competition had she stayed the course. But when the haunting memory of childhood molestation caused her to turn to the numbing effects of drugs at the age of 15, her athletic career was pinned to the mat. Now 21, Ashley is deeply addicted to crack cocaine and IV opioids. As she and her girlfriend are evicted from their apartment for their disruptive fights, excessive drug use and partying, her family fears that, without an intervention, Ashley will disappear into the streets forever.
Date Aired: September 2017