Austell mother faces neglect charge
June 15, 2013 12:03 AM | 1717 views | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend | print
Andrea Smith of Austell faces charges after she reportedly neglected her 3-year-old child.

Smith is accused of leaving her child home alone for more than an hour at their apartment complex on a daily basis. According to the arrest warrant, neighbors contacted police after finding Smith’s child wandering around the apartment complex.

Police say they also found a small bag of marijuana on Smith’s nightstand when they were investigating the child deprivation case.

Smith was arrested June 10 by the Cobb County Police Department and jailed on a $2,000 bond.

She was charged with possession of marijuana and contributing to the deprivation of a child
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