Heroin most common drug offense in the state

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LANSING, Mich. (WILX) - Drug use is on a dangerous rise in the United States and according to new research, the most common drug offense in Michigan is from heroin.

Detox.net is an information website associated with American Addiction Centers Inc.

They looked at Federal sentencing numbers to examine drug offenses and possession charges by state.

They found over 20% of all offenses in Michigan are drug related and the most common drug offense is related to heroin.

The study found the most common drug offense across the country was related to methamphetamine, which leads the way in 29 states.