Dec. 27—A Pennsylvania girl has been billed with illegal neglect after leaving two youthful children unattended even though she overdosed on medications in an Ocean Boulevard vacation resort a number of days just before Christmas, according to a Myrtle Beach front law enforcement arrest warrant.
On Dec. 22, Myrtle Beach front law enforcement responded to Ocean Reef Vacation resort, 7100 North Ocean Boulevard, for the report of an overdose. EMS found a female — 32-12 months-outdated Jamie Marie Miller, of Glassport, Pennsylvania — who appeared to be below the affect of some thing, according to the warrant. The girl appeared to have just appear to, needles have been discovered, her speech was slurred and she was unsteady on her ft, EMS mentioned.
EMS explained to police that two victims — her children, 2 and 6 a long time previous, respectively — have been on website as effectively. A witness told police that they been given about 10 phone calls from the area and the male kid explained to them that he was fearful and his mom was locked in the bathroom, in accordance to the warrant.
Police also observed that the 10th-story room’s sliding glass door to the balcony was open and the small children could have climbed in excess of the railing, the warrant states.
Based mostly on the data gathered, law enforcement determined that Miller positioned her young children in unreasonable chance for their basic safety and charged her with illegal neglect of little one or helpless individual by lawful custodian.
As of Sunday afternoon, Miller was nonetheless remaining held in J. Reuben Prolonged Detention Center, according to on the internet records.
Illegal neglect is punishable of up to 10 a long time in prison.