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5/4/2018 - Eight Month Old Baby Revived with Overdose Reversal Drug
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(Pasadena, MD) WNAV - A very young patient is now recovering after a suspected drug overdose. Anne Arundel County Police spokesman Marc Limansky says the eight month old baby found and ate a capsule the contained some type of opioid.
Drug tests verified the illicit substance on May 3 and the suspect was located, arrested and charged.
The incident happened at a home in Pasadena on March 20.
The 20-year-old mother is facing charges for child neglect and
abuse, reckless endangerment, drug possession and possession of drug paraphernalia.
The mother is identified as Jordan Marie Holt and she lives in Ocean City. Mr. Limansky says everyone was fortunate the overdose reversal drug was available.
Its still unclear how the baby was able to find and eat the capsule containing the contraband.
Social Services was contacted by Childrens Hospital and the baby was set up with a safety plan for after release from the hospital.
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