Police: Woman gave 9-year-old boy cannabis while babysitting

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MATTOON, Ill. (WAND) – Mattoon Police have arrested a woman who faces charges of Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor.

According to police, 22-year-old Dezera N. Hanton was arrested Friday morning. The charges allege that Hanton provided a 9-year-old boy with Cannabis while babysitting him in May.

Hanton was arrested and later released with a court date.

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