ROLLA, Missouri- Thursday, detectives from the Phelps County Sheriff’s Department say they arrested Kaylee Marie Bradshaw,20, of Rolla, Missouri for two counts of endangering the welfare of a child involving drugs. Bradshaw was found in Newburg, Missouri and taken into custody without incident, the agency said.
Deputies say previously, Bradshaw’s nine month old daughter was transported to the Phelps County Regional Medical Center where she was stabilized and later conveyed to St. Louis Children’s Hospital. During her treatment, the opiate antidote, Narcan was utilized. Test results revealed the infant tested positive for oxycodone, methamphetamine, morphine, and heroin.
Bradshaw’s three year old son was removed from the home by Children’s Services and later tested positive for methamphetamine, morphine, and heroin.
It is alleged that Bradshaw did not maintain care and custody of her children, and acted in a manner that created substantial risk to their life.
This investigation is on-going.
A warrant was issued for Bradshaw’s arrest on September 22, 2017, for two counts of Endangering the Welfare of a Child 1st degree. Her bond was set at $100,000.00.