Two Daniels residents facing Charges of Child Neglect resulting in injury

Daniels, WV – Two Raleigh County residents are facing charges of child neglect resulting in bodily injury ..Deputies and Detectives with the Raleigh County Sheriff’s arrested 41 year old James L. Minton, and 34 year old Amanda G. Richmond both of Daniels last Thursday on report that a toddler aged child had accidentally overdosed on Heroin at a residence in Daniels. Thankfully, there were three Deputy Sheriffs in Daniels when the call was dispatched. They all arrived within approximately two minutes. Deputies immediately administered Nalaxone (Narcan) to the child. They then transported the child to BARH as the closest EMS unit was responding from the Coal City area. The child appeared to be recovering well when turned over to medical staff.