Woman arrested after newborn tested positive for narcotics
HARTSELLE, Ala. (WAFF) - The Hartselle Police Department announced that a woman was arrested after a baby tested positive for narcotics at birth.
Deanna Hodge, 23, of Moulton was arrested and charged with Chemical Endangerment of a Child, according to Hartselle Police.
Investigators received information that alleged Hodge had just given birth to a child who tested positive for narcotics. Investigators later received medical documents that confirmed the allegations.
She was booked into the Morgan County Jail on a $2,500 bond.
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