Two arrested/ child placed with DCS


Evansville Police arrested two people after they were found passed out in their car with a two year old in the backseat. 

Police were called to the 3900 block of N. 1st Ave around 3:25 this morning for a report of a person down in a car. Officers arrived and found MORGAN CLARK (25) and SPENCER FRANKLIN (24) in the car. Both were passed out in the car. The car was turned off and all three occupants were sweating profusely. Officers removed the child and placed her in their air conditioned police car. She was later placed in the care of the Department of Children’s Services. 

During the investigation, synthetic drugs were found in the car. Clark and Franklin were both under the influence and unable to safely care for the child.

Clark was arrested for Neglect of a Dependent and Possession of a Synthetic Drug. Franklin was arrested for Possession of a Synthetic Drug. They were booked into the Vanderburgh County Jail. 

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