POLICE: 15-month-old found in Elizabethtown home with methamphetamine, marijuana and narcotics
Police say several dangerous items were well within the boy's reach...
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- An Elizabethtown woman was arrested after police say a 15-month-old boy was found in a home with several dangerous items well within his reach.
According to an arrest report, Elizabethtown Police executed a search warrant at the home of 27-year-old Brittany Rose, on East Circle Drive, near the interchange between the Elizabethtown Bypass and Western Kentucky Parkway, just before 3 a.m. on Feb. 26.
Inside, police say they found a small baggie of suspected methamphetamine, a small baggie of suspected marijuana, several marijuana grinders, several glass smoking pipes containing suspected marijuana residue, several glass smoking pipes containing suspected methamphetamine residue, straws with suspected methamphetamine residue and a small electronic tablet with suspected methamphetamine on top of it.
Police say they also found a small bag of pills, identified as Carisoprodol, a muscle relaxant identified as a "Schedule 4" drug.
According to the arrest report, police say a 15-month-old boy was also found inside the home, and the drugs were "easily within his reach."
Rose was arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine), possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and endangering the welfare of a minor.
She is currently being held in the Hardin County Detention Center.
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