BREAKING: Prince Found With Opiod Medication At Time Of Death
While many of are still trying to make sense of the death of music legend, Prince, the state authorities who are investigating his death found prescription opioid medication on him and in his Minnesota home, law enforcement officials confirm.
The pills are commonly used to treat discomfort, and investigators have brought in the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration to help with the case, the source said Wednesday.
It is estimated that between 26.4 – 36 million people abuse opioids worldwide with an estimated 2.1 million people in the U.S. suffering from substance use disorders related to opioid medication. Everyone has experienced aches and discomfort from an injury or illness. Those that have chronic aches can easily become addicted to opioids because discomfort is real and constant.