Chemical Endangerment Arrests
(Etowah County, Alabama) Two local women have been arrested in connection to chemical endangerment of a child, according to Sheriff Todd Entrekin.
“Ashley Carter, 21, of Boaz, and Nikkia Elizabeth Enno, 29, of Gadsden, are each charged with one count of chemical endangerment of a child, which is a felony,” investigator Brandi Fuller said.
Carter tested positive for opiates during labor and delivery of her baby. The Etowah County Department of Human Resources is involved with her case.
Enno has admitted to illegally using methamphetamine while pregnant.
Both women are being detained in the Etowah County Detention Center on $10,000 cash bond. As a condition of their bond, each must successfully complete a drug treatment program and will be monitored by Etowah County Community Corrections upon their release.
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