Gadsden woman arrested for chemical endangerment of child

Gadsden woman arrested for chemical endangerment of child

ETOWAH COUNTY, AL (WAFF) - From Etowah County Sheriff's Office:

A Gadsden woman has been arrested for chemical endangerment of a child, according to Sheriff Todd Entrekin.

"April Nicole Frier, 31, of Gadsden, was arrested Friday, August 14, and charged with chemical endangerment of exposing a child to an environment in which controlled substances are ingested, produced or distributed, which is a felony," investigator Brandi Fuller said.

Frier admitted to taking Oxycodone and Opiates while pregnant.

She is currently being detained in the Etowah County Detention Center on a $5,000 cash bond.  Frier will be supervised by Etowah County Community Corrections and must successfully complete a treatment program.