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Etowah County Sheriff's Office
Wednesday January 10th, 2018 :: 09:16 a.m. CST


Chemical Endangerment Arrests

(Etowah County, AL) Two Etowah County residents have been arrested in connection to chemical endangerment of a child, according to Sheriff Todd Entrekin.
“Dannie Lee Poole, 65, and Terresa Poole, 58, of Gadsden, were arrested on January 4, 2018, and each charged with one count of chemical endangerment of exposing a child to an environment in which controlled substances are ingested, produced or distributed, a felony,” investigator Brandi Fuller said. 
During a search warrant at a residence on Highway 278 East, the suspects were found lying in a bedroom, next to an 18 month old child, with a glass pipe, methamphetamine, digital scale and .22 rifle.  The search warrant was executed by the Etowah County Drug Enforcement Unit.    
Both suspects were booked into the Etowah County Detention Center on $10,000 surety bond for the chemical endangerment charge.  The Etowah County Department of Human Resources is involved with the case.

Etowah County Sheriff's Office
827 Forrest Ave
Gadsden, AL 35901

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