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Woman sentenced after granddaughter, 2, sips her meth-laced tea
Woman sentenced after granddaughter, 2, sips her meth-laced tea

A woman whose 2-year-old granddaughter went to the hospital after accidentally drinking her methamphetamine-laced tea was sentenced to police custody this week in Riverside. Cynthia Watson, 51, of Oregon was sentenced Tuesday to 60 days in custody, of which 43 days must be served in a work-release program after pleading guilty to child endangerment and possession of a controlled substance, according to Riverside County Superior Court records. Watson was also ordered to served four years' probation, enroll in a child abuse treatment program, must avoid drugs and forbidden from contacting her family, including her granddaughter. Riverside County sheriff's officials said Watson's...

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