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Woman charged with child neglect after child falls

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A Huntington, West Virginia woman has been charged with child neglect after her child fell from a couch while she was sleeping.

According to a criminal complaint, Dawn Che’ree Strickland fell asleep after drinking alcohol and her child fell from her arms to the floor.

The child was found lying face down on the floor. Strickland’s official charge is child neglect creating risk of injury.