Deputies: Woman gave pot candy to daughter 01/31/2018 1:37 pm PST Comments KRQE via KRQE LAS CRUCES, N.M. -- (KRQE) -- A southern New Mexico woman is facing charges after authorities say she gave her 13-year-old daughter marijuana candy. The Dona Ana County Sheriff's Office said Tuesday that Sylvia Rubio was arrested following an investigation that began in November. According to a criminal complaint, Rubio's daughter took chocolates containing marijuana to school but was confronted by the school principal. Rubio told detectives a homeopathic doctor suggested she give her daughter edible medical marijuana to ease her anxiety. A drug test on the girl child found the psychoactive constituent of cannabis in her system. Rubio is charged with child abuse and of distribution of marijuana to a minor. FULL STORY: Deputies: New Mexico woman gave pot candy to daughter - KRQE #KRQE #NewMexico Waiting for your permission to load facebook comments.