Update: Police found missing baby after mother allegedly breastfed with methamphetamines

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Updated 2/27/15 at 9:46 p.m.

Logan County Sheriff’s Office reported that the missing mother and child from Logan County were located with the cooperation of the family.

The child has been placed in the custody of the Department of Human Services.

 

OKLAHOMA CITY – Police are searching for a mother and her child, who may be in danger.

According to the Logan County Sheriff’s Office, 26-year-old Nicole Leeann Kerschner gave birth to a baby boy at Baptist Hospital.

Authorities say the baby tested positive for methamphetamine and hospital employees notified the Department of Human Services.

Police say Kerschner left the hospital with the baby, who was supposed to be placed in protective custody.

Officials say Kerschner  has been seen throughout Oklahoma and Logan counties allegedly using methamphetamine and breastfeeding.

Authorities say she has been spotted in the Guthrie area and near S.W. 15th St. and Meridian Ave. in Oklahoma City.

If you have any information on their whereabouts, call the sheriff’s office at (405) 282-4100.

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