Pennsylvania mom in 'Cookie Monster' costume overdoses in car after dropping off daughter: Police
West Newton Police
Police say Rachel Martin was wearing a "Cookie Monster" costume when she was found in her car in an alley behind the babysitter’s house, slumped over the steeling wheel.

via WJW:

WEST NEWTON, Penn. (WJW) -- A Pittsburgh-area mother is facing children endangerment charges after police say she overdosed just after dropping her child at a babysitter.

According to KDKA, police said the babysitter contacted them because she was concerned that Rachel Martin, 38, appeared to be under the influence of drugs.

Police said the 9-year-old, who has autism, was dropped off wearing jeans, a T-shirt, and no shoes or socks. Police said it was just 43 degrees Fahrenheit outside.

West Newton Police told KDKA-TV that Martin was wearing a "Cookie Monster" costume when she was found in her car in an alley behind the babysitter’s house, slumped over the steeling wheel.

Martin was given Narcan and taken to a local hospital. The child was turned over to her grandmother.

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