Police: Dad OD's with baby, 1, in car

Police: Dad OD's with baby, 1, in car

PLEASANT RIDGE, OH (FOX19) - A father  faces a judge Monday on a charge of of overdosing with his 1-year-old baby in the car.

Duncan Merriman, 28, was found passed out in his vehicle with a needle in his arm in the 3100 block of Woodford Road Saturday, according to the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office.

First responders revived him and took him to University of Cincinnati Medical Center.  He tried to escape but was caught.

He was held without bond over the weekend at the Hamilton County jail on charges of endangering children, escape, possession of drug instruments, and operating a motor vehicle while under the influence.

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