A Maple Grove woman stands accused of giving her 12-year-old daughter heroin, leaving the child hospitalized for drug withdrawal last week, according to the Star Tribune.
Rebecca Rachelle Hill, 37, is charged with three felonies: child endangerment, second-degress drug sale and motor vehicle theft. Hill was originally arrested Oct. 14 for shoplifting at the Mall of America with her daughter along. She's also charged with a misdemeanor for given police a false name, according to Fox KMSP.
The girl told her father the next day that she regularly smoked both heroin and marijuana with her mother. The girl was placed in the hospital for withdrawal and has since been released. The girl's father was shocked to hear what had happened.
Police caught the two in Macy's and found drug paraphernalia and stolen clothes in the car Hill is accused of stealing from her aunt. Hill remains at the Hennepin County Jail.