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CrimeWaterloo woman arrested in 2-year-old boy's overdose death, police say

18:30  14 august  2019
18:30  14 august  2019 Source:   desmoinesregister.com

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A Waterloo woman is charged with child endangerment causing death weeks after 2-year-old boy died after ingesting her prescription medications, police said.

Amanda Leonard-Helum, 38, was arrested Tuesday night, nearly three weeks following the incident. She allegedly drove the toddler, who police had said she was adopting, and an unrelated 4-year-old boy from Waterloo to Des Moines the night of June 26, which is when the boy accessed the pills, the Des Moines Police Department said in a news release.

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"Upon arriving in Des Moines, Leonard-Helum became aware that during the drive, the 2-year-old child had accessed and ingested pill/tablet medications that were prescribed to Leonard-Helum," the news release stated. "Rather than seek medical care, Leonard-Helum decided to monitor the child throughout the night."

Waterloo woman arrested in 2-year-old boy's overdose death, police say© Special to the Register Amanda Leonard-Helum, 38, of Waterloo

Before 8 a.m. June 27, officers and medics responded to an apartment complex in the 3600 block of East Douglas Avenue, where they found "a deceased 2-year-old male," the release said.

Toxicology reports indicated the boy died due to an overdose, police said. The 4-year-old was monitored at a local hospital, the release said, but there was no indication that he ingested medications.

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Leonard-Helum was "in the final stages of adopting" the 2-year-old, who was the son of an ex-boyfriend, Des Moines police spokesman Sgt. Paul Parizek said. They were in Des Moines to visit her current boyfriend, who is the father of the 4-year-old, the Des Moines Register reported in June.

Des Moines detectives consulted with the Polk County Attorney's Office to secure a warrant after an investigation, the release said. Leonard-Helum is being held on $25,000 cash bond.

Shelby Fleig covers news and features for the Register. She can be reached at [email protected] and 515-214-8933.

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