Bismarck police responded to a welfare check on 334 West Harbor Ave. Friday, Aug. 28 and arrested a 33-year-old Bismarck woman for child neglect and abuse.
When they knocked on the door to her apartment she was carrying a 1-year-old boy in her arms. The child was playing with a metal smoking device with burned residue on it.
Officers searched her apartment and found hypodermic needles, syringes and rolling paper.
The boy is now in the custody of a relative.
The woman was taken to the Burleigh County Detention Center.