Woman arrested after drugs found in baby's blood


A north Alabama woman has been arrested after she gave birth to an infant who tested positive for a chemical found in marijuana.{} {} Valerie Lynnae Wallace of Decatur was arrested Friday nearly a month after she gave birth to a baby girl at Parkway Medical Center. {}At the time of the birth, the infant tested positive for Tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC.An investigation determined that Wallace smoked marijuana during her pregnancy, and she was fully aware that she was pregnant at the time. {}Wallace faces the charge of chemical endangerment of a child. She's being held at the Morgan County Jail.