posted on Mar, 23 2005 @ 10:18 PM
Is this insane or what?
Police say a first grader passed out crack coc aine in school, thinking it was candy, Mike Parker reports.
Tot Takes Crack 'Treats' To School
Police Are Searching For His Mother
Mar 22, 2005 12:23 pm US/Central
CHICAGO HEIGHTS, Ill. (AP) Authorities in Illinois are searching for the mother of a first-grader who brought 40 bags of crack coc aine to
Officials say the boy thought the drugs were candy, and began passing them out to his classmates in Chicago Heights Friday.
Police say the boy won't be charged with a crime, but his mother and other relatives could face narcotics and child endangerment charges.
Child welfare authorities have placed the boy in a relative's home.
Police say the boy apparently lived in a household where drug dealing was going on, and someone had apparently used his book bag as a hiding place for
The child wont be charged? Were they even considering it? A first grader?
I sure hope they throw the parents in the slammer for a long long time.
Out of the (mouths) of babes.......