Woman charged with neglect after child tested positive for drugs

Tabatha Perkins, 31
Tabatha Perkins, 31(Oxford Police Department)
Updated: Jun. 14, 2021 at 2:50 PM CDT
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OXFORD, Miss. (WLBT) - A woman is charged with neglect after a child tested positive for drugs, Oxford police say.

Investigators arrested and charged Tabatha Perkins, 31, with child neglect.

Child Protective Services reported to police that a child had tested positive for a controlled substance.

Memphis police arrested Perkins and transported her to the Lafayette County Detention Center.

A judge issued Perkins a $20,000 bond.

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