Pulaski PD arrest woman after young child overdosed on meds

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PULASKI COUNTY, Va. (WFXR News) – A woman has been arrested after police said a young child overdosed on the caretaker’s medication. 

According to a spokesman with the Pulaski Police Department, they responded to a home on October 31 just before 10:30 a.m. on 5th Street NE in reference to a young child overdosing on medication. 

The child was taken to the hospital and is expected to be okay. 

Robert Marie Edwards, 53, was charged and arrested for felony abuse and neglect of children. 

She is booked at New River Valley Regional Jail on a $2,500 bond. 

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