Woman arrested for drugs during child endangerment investigation

Woman arrested for drugs during child endangerment investigation

CROSS COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - A Hickory Ridge woman is in jail after investigators say they found drugs while investigating allegations of child endangerment.

According to the Cross County Sheriff's Office, 25-year-old Jessi Miller was arrested Wednesday around 3:30 p.m.

Deputies made contact with Miller while investigating a reported case of child endangerment.

During that time deputies reportedly found methamphetamine, marijuana, and drug paraphernalia.

Miller faces the following charges:

  • Possession of a Schedule I controlled substance-methamphetamine (Class D Felony)
  • Possession of a Schedule VI controlled substance-marijuana (Class A Misdemeanor)
  • Possession of drug paraphernalia (Class D Felony)
  • 2 counts of endangering the welfare of a minor-first degree (Class D Felony)

She is in the Cross County Jail awaiting bond.

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