Man and pregnant woman arrested on suspicion of meth use

Shawano County Sheriff's squad car (WLUK)

WITTENBERG (WLUK) -- A man and a pregnant woman were arrested after authorities say the two were found inside a vehicle under the influence of drugs with a child present.

Shawano County deputies responded to a welfare check in Wittenberg. A witness told authorities the driver was high and had a child inside the vehicle.

Upon arrival, deputies noted signs of drug use. Both adults admitted to recently using meth and the woman confirmed she was pregnant.

The two were arrested. Officials are recommending multiple charges, including possession of meth, marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

The child was turned over to a guardian.

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