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Mother overdoses on heroin while caring for her 3-year-old son

(SOURCE: Hamilton County Sheriff's Department/Provided) (SOURCE: Hamilton County Sheriff's Department/Provided)
INDEPENDENCE, KY (FOX19) -

A mother was arrested after overdosing while she was taking care of her 3-year-old son, according to police. 

Court records show Rebecca Cooper, 27, of Independence, Kentucky overdosed on heroin while she was with her son Saturday. 

Police said she was found and arrested on her birthday and charged with possession of drugs and endangering children. 

She was being held in the Hamilton County jail. 

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