Police: Baby overdosed, woman charged
Posted at: 07/19/2012 12:20 PM | Updated at: 07/19/2012 12:27 PM
A Canandaigua woman has been arrested after she gave an infant a prescription drug causing the child to overdose.
Amanda S. Wallace, 30, of Jefferson Avenue in Canandaigua is charged with endangering the welfare of a child.
Canandaigua Police say Wallace recklessly allowed a 10-month-old child to ingest a prescription drug, which caused the child to overdose. The child was treated at Thompson Hospital and was then transferred to Strong Hospital.
Wallace was released on an appearance ticket.