KCSO: Parents arrested after child dies in their custody, officials find fentanyl in child

KCSO: Parents arrested after child dies in their custody, officials find fentanyl in child
Donovan Wright (left) and Taylor Metz (Source: Kershaw County Sheriff's Office)

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WIS) - The Kershaw County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a 27-year-old man and a 31-year-old woman after a 1-year-old girl died in their care on June 14.

Authorities said Donovan Wright and Taylor Metz have each been charged with unlawful neglect of a child. According to the sheriff’s office, it was determined that the child had fentanyl in her system.

Wright and Metz are currently at the Kershaw County Detention Center awaiting a bond hearing.

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