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Maine mother rubbed drugs on daughter's gums before her death, court documents say

1 month ago   |   By WMUR

Police say a baby's death nearly a year ago was caused by fentanyl, leading to charges against the mother.
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Mother rubbed heroin on 1-year-old's gums to ‘help her sleep,' father said

Mother rubbed heroin on 1-year-old's gums to ‘help her sleep,' father said

1 month ago   |   By WGN TV

BANGOR, Maine - A 33-year-old Maine woman arrested Tuesday in the death of her 1-year-old daughter is accused of rubbing heroin residue on the girl's gums to help her sleep, court documents say.
Kimberly Nelligan, of Bangor, appeared in court Wednesday and pleaded not guilty to charges of child endangerment and drug possession, the Bangor Daily News reports.
Her daughter Jordynn was found unresponsive at home in October 2018 and was pronounced dead at an area hospital, WCSH reports. The Maine medical examiner later determined that she died of acute intoxication from the powerful, synthetic...
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