2 Counts Unlawful Neglect, Children Test Positive for Cocaine

Sherika Sade Blakely of 305 Thornwell Street # 8 Clinton, age 30, was booked Thursday into the Laurens County Detention Center charged with 2 counts unlawful neglect of a child. A warrant alleges that between September 1st and September 5th Blakely did use cocaine which caused her minor child to test positive for cocaine placing the child at reasonable risk of harm that could affect the childs life, this occurring within the city limits of Clinton. A second warrant reads the same but is concerning a second minor child that tested positive. Sherika Sade Blakely remains in the detention center awaiting bond.