Parents charged after child allegedly sniffed pain pill

Parents charged after child allegedly sniffed pain pill

May 27th, 2014 by WRCB-TV Channel 3 in Local - Breaking News

Kenneth Hatfield and Rebecca Jones

Kenneth Hatfield and Rebecca Jones

Photo by WRCB-TV Channel 3 /Times Free Press.

A two-year old from McMinn County is responding better than expected, after ingesting a pill last month. Now the child's parents face charges.

Kenneth Hatfield and Rebecca Jones, turned themselves in to police on a grand jury indictment, Tuesday.

Both are charged with child abuse and neglect, and aggravated child endangerment. Jones is also charged with aggravated child abuse.

Read more from our news partners at WRCB.