2 Arrested After Toddler, Meth Found In Home

Posted at 3:54 PM, Apr 15, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-15 16:54:41-04

Two men were arrested after a toddler was found in a home with methamphetamine.

According to the Decatur County Sheriff's Office, deputies were serving a search warrant at the home on Perryville Cemetery Road on Friday when they discovered the drugs and the child.

Joshua Malone and Matthew Cotham have been facing drug and weapons charges.

Authorities said one of the men was hiding under a bed, while the other was hiding in a shower with pistols.

The investigation remained ongoing.