CONWAY, SC (WMBF) – Two Conway residents are behind bars after a 3-year-old boy tested positive for marijuana, opiates, heroin, amphetamines and morphine, according to a Conway Police report.
On Monday, Conway Police met with a Department of Social Services case worker who said that Shannon Potts, 33, Ashley Rodeheaver, 34, and the 3-year-old boy all tested positive for unlawful drugs, the report states. DSS attempted to remove the child, but the suspects and child were not at the listed residence.
On Tuesday, police obtained warrants for Potts and Rodeheaver, and the suspects were located at their Conway residence, the report states. The child was taken into emergency protective custody, and the DSS responded to take custody of the child.
Potts and Rodeheaver were booked into J. Reuben Long Detention Center on charges of unlawful neglect of a child, and remain incarcerated as of Wednesday evening.