Warren police: Baby taken to hospital after eating marijuana

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The 9-month-old's mother said it was possible marijuana fell on the floor, according to a police report

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WARREN, Ohio (WKBN) – Warren police are investigating after reports that a baby ended up in the hospital after eating marijuana.

Police got a call from Akron Children’s Hospital on Saturday. They were told a 9-month-old from Warren tested positive for ingesting cannabis.

The baby’s mother said it happened at their home in the 1300 block of Fifth St. SW around 5 p.m. Friday.

The mother said she keeps marijuana in a lockbox, but it could have fallen on the floor, according to a police report.

She said a family member was watching the baby at the time, the report states.

Police contacted Trumbull County Children Services. No one has been charged.

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