Grundy County woman arrested for child neglect charges
GRUNDY COUNTY, Tenn. (WDEF) – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation announced the arrest of a Grundy County woman for aggravated neglect and endangerment of her son when he was an infant.
TBI Special Agents joined investigators with the Grundy County Sheriff’s Office on November 22, 2013 to investigate allegations of child endangerment and neglect of a male infant.
The investigation determined that in February of 2013 Meredith Richardson was responsible for the endangerment and neglect of her infant son.
The Grundy County Grand Jury indicted Richardson, charging the 34-year-old with one count of Aggravated Child Neglect and one count of Aggravated Child Endangerment.
She was arrested Tuesday night by deputies with the Grundy County Sheriff’s Office and booked into the Grundy County Jail. She is being held on a $100,000 bond.