Maine Three Year Old Recovering After Apparent Heroin Overdose
According to WMTW News 8, a three-year-old Maine girl is currently recovering following what officials say was an apparent overdose from heroin.
On Monday, sheriff's deputies from Oxford County were dispatched to an apartment on Main Street in Brownfield.
The child's mother, Josselyn Henry, had left the room and the child unattended. Between the time she left the room and returned, the girl had gotten into some heroin that had been left out and then overdosed on it. The mother returned to the room to find the little girl unconscious.
The child was immediately transported to a hospital where she's expected to make a full recovery. Henry has been arrested and is being charged with several different things including endangering the welfare of a child.
Central Maine Restaurants Open For Thanksgiving
A Look At An Abandoned Maine Ski Area
5 Affordable Augusta Homes
Do you have our free radio station app yet? If not, it's the perfect way to request a song, talk to the DJs, enter exclusive contests and to stay up to date with everything that's happening in and around Central Maine and the world. When you download it, make sure you turn on the push notifications so that we can send you exclusive content and local breaking news that you need to know about first. Just enter your mobile number below and we'll send a download link right to your mobile device. After that, you can download for free and immediately begin accessing all kinds of exclusive content tailored just for you. Give it a try and stay connected with us!