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LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) – A Lubbock County grand jury indicted a couple on Tuesday after authorities say a toddler wound up at the hospital after drinking juice laced with methamphetamine.7462892_G

According to the indictment, Lubbock police arrived at University Medical Center on Feb. 12 after 35-year-old Jessica Ruiz took the toddler to the emergency room.

Authorities arrested Ruiz on the same day, after she told doctors what happened.

She has since bonded out, but is charged with endangering a child.

According to authorities, Ruiz’s boyfriend, 34-year-old Sonny Lopez, deals methamphetamine.7462895_G

Lopez was arrested on Tuesday and taken at the Lubbock County Detention Center. He bonded out at 3:25 a.m. Wednesday.

Lopez is charged with abandoning and endangering a child.

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