Chemical Endangerment Arrest
(Etowah County, Alabama) A Gadsden woman has been arrested in connection to chemical endangerment of a child, according to Sheriff Todd Entrekin.
“Lauren Brooke Torrez, 27, of Gadsden, is charged with one count of chemical endangerment of a child, which is a felony,” investigator Brandi Fuller said.
She tested positive for Fentanyl while pregnant and her baby tested positive for morphine.
Torrez was booked into the Etowah County Detention Center on $10,000 cash bond. Conditions of her bond include the successful completion of a drug treatment program. She will be supervised by Etowah County Community Corrections upon release.
The Etowah County Department of Human Resources is involved with the case.
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