BUNCOMBE COUNTY, NC (WLOS) – A 35-year-old Leicester man is in jail on felony child abuse charges.
The victim, a 2-year-old, was treated at the hospital after swallowing methamphetamine at the man’s house.
The Buncombe County Sheriff’s Office says it was called to investigate by the Department of Social Services.
Deputies arrested Ramiro Lopez-Gamen on Wednesday at his home on Green Acres Drive.
He’s being held on $50,000 bond.