Wichita Falls woman accused of exposing child to meth

Wichita Falls woman accused of exposing child to meth

WICHITA FALLS, Tx (RNN Texoma) - A 46-year-old Wichita Falls woman has been arrested, accused of exposing an infant in her care to illegal drugs.

Warrants were issued for Stephanie Wiest on Monday.

Police say they were contacted by Child Protective Services after a one-year-old child tested positive for methamphetamine.

A CPS investigation began June 28 after Wiest tested positive for the narcotic.

Court documents reveal that Wiest admitted to CPS investigators she smoked meth in her apartment with the toddler present. The child was immediately removed from her care was also tested for drugs.

Wiest has been charged with Abandoning or Endangering a Child. She was arrested and has since bonded out of the Wichita County Jail.

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