Woman With Child In Car Charged With Drug Offenses

There was also a bench warrant for her arrest.

Frederick, Md (KM)  A woman passed out in a car with a toddler in the back seat has been charged with drug offenses. Christina Brooke Hall, 33, of Frederick was arrested late Wednesday night.

Frederick Police say an officer on routine patrol conducting a check of the Boscov’s parking lot at 1301 West Patrick Street saw a parked green SUV with its engine running. He approached the driver’s side and saw a woman who appeared to be passed out with a toddler in a child safety seat who was awake.

The driver was awakened, and the officer got her name.  He  learned she had a bench warrant for her arrest.

Other officers came to the scene, and found the driver in possession of heroin and other drugs.

Hall is charged with two counts of drug possession. She was taken to the Adult Detention Center for processing.

The child was turned over to a known and responsible adult who came to the scene.

By Kevin McManus


Christina Brooke Hall

Christina Brooke Hall