Two arrested in nine-month-old death

Jennifer Monique Ford, courtesy of the Florence County Sheriff's Office

Florence County deputies charged Shaunte Shedice Washington, 36, and Jennifer Monique Ford, 25, both with Homicide by Child Abuse.

Deputies say their nine-month-old son was taken to the hospital on September 28 when he had a seizure. He later tested positive for cocaine.

Deputies say the boy ingested the cocaine at home and was pronounced dead at the hospital.