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Expectant mom arrested on drug charges

ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) - State police say they have arrested an expecting Alamogordo mother for possession of cocaine.
/ Source: KOB-TV

ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) - State police say they have arrested an expecting Alamogordo mother for possession of cocaine.

Department of Public Safety officers said they suspected 30-year-old Rebecca Fields was dealing out of a local hotel room.

DPS spokesman Sgt. David Hunter said Fields is also charged with possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and child abuse.

Hunter said Fields had her 6-year-old child staying with her in the hotel room. Fields is also eight months pregnant.

Authorities said Fields' child was handed over to a relative.

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