There's a new, extra-potent meth invading metro Detroit — and it's more deadly
A new, extra-potent methamphetamine is growing increasingly popular in Michigan. - Oleksandr Shyripa/Dreamstime/TNS

DETROIT — A new, extra-potent methamphetamine is growing increasingly popular in Michigan and — unlike past iterations of the highly addictive stimulant — more of it's showing up in urban areas including metro Detroit, law enforcement officials said. Adding to the level of danger associated with the drug: evidence it's being laced with fentanyl, the ultra-deadly synthetic opioid that's involved in most of the nation's overdose deaths. “Because the opioid epidemic has required so much of our attention and focus ... I think people have assumed that meth has kind of gone away," said Keith Martin,...