Mom Turns in Self After Child Tests Positive for Cocaine
POSTED: Wednesday, September 19, 2012 - 12:24pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, September 19, 2012 - 4:02pm
MESQUITE, NM — A wanted woman turned herself in to authorities Wednesday for child abuse charges involving her toddler's alleged positive drug test.
A warrant for the arrest of Crystal Giron,30 was issued Tuesday. Investigators said they were tipped off that Giron's one-year-old son had possibly been exposed to Giron's drug abuse. The boy subsequently tested positive for cocaine in his system.
The child is now in the custody of his father.