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Priscilla Presley’s Son Navarone Garcia on His Addiction Struggles and Mom’s Support (Exclusive)

Priscilla Presley’s Son Navarone Garcia on His Addiction Struggles and Mom’s Support (Exclusive)

[ad_1] Navarone Garcia is opening up about his struggles with drug addiction and how he’s sharing his story to help the younger generation with the aid of Michael DeLeon, founder of Steered Straight Inc. Navarone is the only son of Priscilla Presley, who welcomed the 37-year-old musician with her ex, producer Marco Garibaldi, a decade after her 1973 divorce from Elvis Presley. Navarone’s older half-sister and Priscilla’s first child, her daughter Lisa Marie Presley with Elvis, died last January at age 54. As he grew up, Navarone tried his best to stay out of the spotlight. Then, in his teenage years, Navarone began using heroin and fentanyl. “It started with weed in high school and, by the time I was 16, 17, I had kinda tried everything,” Navarone tells ET’s Kevin Frazier about his journey into addiction. “I don’t know if you can say [I became a] casual user of heroin, but I didn’t have a problem with it until 2015. All of a sudden I just noticed a difference.” The musician recalls experiencing “insane withdrawals” after becoming used to using “two or three …