TRAVERSE CITY, MI (MPRN)-- State Representative Larry Inman will seek treatment for opioid use, according to his lawyer.
Inman is a Republican from Williamsburg, near Traverse City.
Two years ago he started taking prescribed pain medication for an ankle injury.
Inman’s attorney Chris Cooke says since then he’s taken more and more pills after undergoing multiple surgeries. Now Inman’s seeking treatment for opioid use.
He faces up to 20 years in jail on charges of extortion, soliciting a bribe, and lying to the FBI.