Sheriff: Newborn tests positive for drugs, mother arrested - WAFF-TV: News, Weather and Sports for Huntsville, AL

Sheriff: Newborn tests positive for drugs, mother arrested

ALBERTVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

A Marshall County woman is in custody after her newborn child tested positive for illegal narcotics.

Ashley Renee Graham, 20 of Albertville, was arrested and charged with chemical endangerment of a child after she was discharged from the hospital on Tuesday.

The baby was sent to Children's Hospital in Huntsville to receive specialized treatment and is listed in stable condition.

District Judge Mitch Floyd set bond for Graham at $300,000. She was additionally charged with fraudulent use of a credit card.

Copyright 2013 WAFF. All rights reserved.

  • Trending StoriesTrending StoriesMore>>

  • Surprising cause of death in teen boating accident creates 'Raven's Rule'

    Surprising cause of death in teen boating accident creates 'Raven's Rule'

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 3:34 PM EDT2017-05-24 19:34:33 GMT

    16-year-old Raven Little-White died in August, after a boating accident on Lake Waccamaw. The medical examiner’s report lists “drowning” as the probable cause of death, but a toxicology report that came back later revealed Raven had actually succumbed to carbon monoxide poisoning.

    More >>

    16-year-old Raven Little-White died in August, after a boating accident on Lake Waccamaw. The medical examiner’s report lists “drowning” as the probable cause of death, but a toxicology report that came back later revealed Raven had actually succumbed to carbon monoxide poisoning.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly