Love County woman arrested for child neglect

MARIETTA, Okla. (KXII)-- A Marietta woman was arrested Tuesday after exposing a 12-year-old child in her home to drugs and paraphernalia.

Edna Collins has been charged with child neglect, after a man reported to the Love County Sheriff's Office that his wife threatened him with a dirty needle, and that he feared for his 12-year-old daughter., who was living them.

D.H.S and Love County deputies arrived at the home off Hutchins Addition Road on Tuesday, and served a search warrant.

Inside, they found scales, syringes, a pipe and 20 milligrams of meth.

The child was taken into D.H.S custody, and Collins was arrested.

She's being held at a $52,000 bond.



 
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