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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Louisville Metro Police say they've arrested two people after they were found unconscious in a vehicle with a 2-year-old child in the back seat.
According to arrest reports, officers spotted 33-year-old Lloyd E. Meyer and 23-year-old Sabrina Bindner inside the vehicle on Duncan Street, near N. 22nd Street, around 2:30 p.m. on July 13.
Both were unconscious, according to arrest reports.
As police approached the vehicle, they allegedly saw two syringes and a spoon with suspected heroin residue in between the two suspects. The car was allegedly full of trash. Police say they also found several additional used syringes inside the vehicle, and in Bindner's purse.
A 2-year-old child was in the backseat, according to the arrest reports.
Police say the vehicle was turned off. The temperature outside was 84 degrees and it was "extremely hot" inside the car, according to the arrest report.
Both Bindner and Meyer were transported to University Hospital for a possible heroin overdose.
They were also charged with possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, endangering the welfare of a minor and wanton endangerment.