Police officer consoles 1-year-old after parents overdose in vehicle

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Fayetteville Police Department

FAYETTVILLE, N.C. (BRPROUD) – The Fayetteville Police Department received a call from a concerned citizen last week.

Upon arrival officers found two parents who had overdosed in a vehicle.

At the same time officers were arresting those two parents, Officer Sheeley can be seen consoling their one-year-old child.

A grandparent arrived later to take the child.

Law enforcement asks that if you are struggling with substance abuse, call the National Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Admin. Hotline now at 1-800-662-HELP (4357).

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