Big Rapids Police Arrest Woman for Leaving Children in Van While Doing Drugs

Police arrested a woman in Big Rapids after they say she left her children in her van while she left to use drugs.

The Big Rapids Public Safety Department says the 31 year old woman was in an A&W bathroom stall with a 45 year old man.

After someone reported the situation as suspicious, police arrested the woman.

She now faces charges of operating a car while intoxicated or on drugs, possession of crack and prescription pills as well as child neglect.

Police did not arrest the man.