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Sabine County Sheriff's Office: Woman arrested after baby tested positive for meth

Chrissy Bumstead (Source: Sabine County Jail) Chrissy Bumstead (Source: Sabine County Jail)
SABINE COUNTY, TX (KTRE) -

Deputies with the Sabine County Sheriff’s Office arrested a 23-year-old woman Saturday in connection to allegations that her baby tested positive for meth.

Chrissy Dynell Bumstead, of Hemphill, was booked into the Sabine County Jail on a felony endangering a child charge. Her bail amount was set at $25,000.

Chief Deputy George Griffith with the Sabine County Sheriff’s Office said Child Protective Services notified the SCSO that Bumstead’s baby, which was less than one month old at the time, tested positive for methamphetamine on March 14.

Griffith said the sheriff’s office obtained an arrest warrant for Bumstead as soon as they got the test results back.

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