Woman charged in drug overdose death in Manistee County
MANISTEE COUNTY, Mich. (WPBN/WGTU) -- A 45-year-old woman has been charged following the overdose death of a 23-year-old.
Susanna Niemiec was arraigned Wednesday on charges of delivery of a controlled substance causing death.
It happened back in February.
According to the State Sheriffs Chiefs Enforcement Narcotics Team, detectives investigated a suspicious death that happened on the 2300 block of Filer City Road.
During the investigation, detectives learned that the 23-year-old died of an apparent drug overdose.
After several interviews and the autopsy report, the case was given to the Manistee County Prosecutor's Office for review.
A warrant was then issued for Niemiec.
Niemiec is currently behind bars. This charge is a felony punishable up to life in prison or any number of years if found guilty.