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Police believe Newburgh mom forced child to take drugs

NEWBURGH, IN (WFIE) -

Newburgh Police say a woman is in jail after she allegedly forced her child to take drugs.

Officers met with 26-year-old Bridget Medley and her boyfriend at a home after they received reports of child abuse.

Investigators say they found syringes and other drug-related items in the couple's truck. Some were in a backpack, right next to kids.

Police also believe Medley forced her child to ingest marijuana.

She was arrested on neglect and drug charges.

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